Midterm and final exams are proctored online; additional requirements include microphone, headphones/speakers, and webcam. Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline June 27. Internet access required. Materials required.
Principles of Economics: Microeconomics
Introduction to principles of economic analysis, economic institutions, and issues of economic policy. Emphasis on allocation of resources and distribution of income through price system.
What you can learn.
- Learn how markets determine prices, wages, and production levels
- Explore techniques of optimization for profit-maximizing firms in a variety of market structures
- Learn to analyze the possible outcomes of government regulation on markets
- Discover the logic and methodology economists use to understand human behavior