Economics

ECON 1101 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS (45-0-3)
Prerequisite: Regular Admission
Provides a description and analysis of economic operations in contemporary society. Emphasis is placed on developing an understanding of economic concepts and policies as they apply to everyday life. Topics include basic economic principles; economic forces and indicators; capital and labor; price, competition, and monopoly; money and banking; government expenditures, federal and local; fluctuations in production, employment, and income; and United States economy in perspective

ECON 2105 MACROECONOMICS (45-0-3)
Prerequisite: Regular Admission
Provides a description and analysis of macroeconomic principles and policies. Topics include basic economic principles, macroeconomic concepts, equilibrium in the goods and money markets, macroeconomic equilibrium and the impact of fiscal and monetary policies.

ECON 2106 MICROECONOMICS (45-0-3)
Prerequisite: Regular Admission
Provides an analysis of the ways in which consumers and business firms interact in a market economy. Topics include basic economic principles, consumer choice, behavior of profit, maximizing firms, modeling of perfect competition, monopoly, oligopoly and monopolistic competition.