Economics Courses (ECO)

ECO-271   Principles of Microeconomics 3 credits

Prerequisites: MAT-123.1 or MAT-151 (MAT-151 is preferred) and sophomore standing.

An introduction to economic analysis which includes a brief historical overview of the evolution of the market economy and an investiga- tion of basic microeconomic priciples and the historical context within which they were first developed.

ECO-272   Principles of Macroeconomics 3 credits

Prerequisites: ECO-271 and sophomore standing or instructor permission.

An introduction to macro- economic analysis. The course investigates the problems of unemployment, inflation, business cycles and international trade, among other macro- economic problems.