Economics (ECON)

ECON 2301  Principles of Macroeconomics  
Credits: 3 (3-0-0)
  

The objective of this course is to understand the modern tools and methods used in economic decision-making. The course is designed for student with limited or no background in economics. The focus of the course is on the study of Aggregate Demand and Supply analysis to determine output, employment, inflation, and the role of fiscal and monetary policy in stabilizing the economy. TSI Restriction(s): Reading, Math, and Writing

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

ECON 2302  Principles of Microeconomics  
Credits: 3 (3-0-0)
  

The objective of this course is to understand the modern tools and methods used in economic decision-making. The course is designed for student with limited or no background in economics. The focus of the course is on the study of supply and demand, price theory, competition and market structure, market failure and the role of government and other economic issues. This course meets social behavioral sciences requirement under the core curriculum. TSI Restriction(s): Reading, Math, and Writing

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

ECON 3331  Money and Banking  
Credits: 3 (3-0-0)
  

Principles, problems and structure of the United States monetary system. Operations of commercial banks, the regulation and control of the supply of money and credit and the organization of the Federal Reserve System. TSI Restriction(s): Reading, Math, and Writing

Prerequisites: Completion of the College of Business prerequisites, ECON 2301, and ECON 2302.

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

ECON 3334  International Economics  
Credits: 3 (3-0-0)
  

International trade theory and policy and international monetary economics; balance of payments and exchange rate theory. Apply trade theories and models to explain why countries trade, gains from trade and trade patterns. Trade unions, tariffs, quotas and other non-tariff barriers to trade. Reasons and consequences of trade deficits. TSI Restriction(s): Reading, Math, and Writing

Prerequisites: Completion of the College of Business prerequisites ECON 2301, and ECON 2302.

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

ECON 4393  Special Problems in Economics  
Credits: 3 (3-0-0)
  

Special studies in Economics. May be repeated once for credit. TSI Restriction(s): Reading, Math, and Writing

Prerequisites: consent of the instructor.

Restrictions: Graduate level students may not enroll.

Repeat Status: Course may be repeated 1 time(s).