Analysis of the aggregate economy: national income, inflation, business fluctuations, unemployment, monetary system, federal budget, international trade and finance. Prerequisite: ECON 200; recommended: MATH 111. Offered: AWSpS.
Understand and be able to use macroeconomic terminology. Understand what and how macro variables affect each other. Apply macroeconomic principles to analyze and explain economic events and social phenomena.
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Class assignments and grading
No assignments from the TA Session.
Grades in this class will be a composite of the four quiz scores (each 10%) and two exams (each 35%).