Courses

ECON 121 Principles, Micro

An introduction to contemporary economic discourse with an emphasis on the pricing mechanism, production, competitive and imperfectly competitive markets, game theory, poverty and inequality, public economics and global trade. (1)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Michael J. Enz M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
B Dr. Edward Nik-Khah T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
C Dr. Edward Nik-Khah T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ECON 122 Principles, Macro

An introduction to contemporary economic discourse, with an emphasis on aggregate concepts and problems such as unemployment, inflation, growth, and international trade and the role of government in dealing with these problems. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Garry A. Fleming T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
B Dr. Garry A. Fleming T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

ECON 227 Health Economics

An examination of the production of health and the role of medical services, the determinants of the demand for medical care and the impact of health insurance, the determinants of the supply of medical services, the role of government in promoting health and the financing and delivery of health care, and the impact of behavior factors on health. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ECON-120 or 121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Alice L. Kassens T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

ECON 247 International Trade & Finance

An analysis of the benefits and costs of trade, the impact of trade barriers and controls, the effects of globalization, and the role of money and capital markets in international commerce. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ECON-121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ECON-122 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
G Dr. Michael J. Enz M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

ECON 287 Economics and the Environment

This course deals with various approaches to the relationship between economic activity and the environment, with an emphasis on examples drawn from various environmental issues and regions in our globalized world. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ECON-120 or ECON-121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Michael J. Enz M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

ECON 322 Intermed Theory: Macroeconom

An examination of the measurement, analysis, and control of aggregate economic activity, with particular attention to the roles played by government in achieving full employment and price stability. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ECON-122 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • MATH-111, MATH-118 or MATH-121 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Garry A. Fleming T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ECON 347 History of Economic Thought

An examination of the most significant work in the history of economics, including that of the classical political economists and the neoclassicals, as well as present-day developments such as information economics. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ECON-121 and ECON-122 and Junior or Senior standing Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • in Economics, or permission.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Edward Nik-Khah T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

ECON 461 Economics Seminar

An in-depth investigation of topical iss ues in economics at the advanced theory level. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Alice L. Kassens T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM