ECON 101 - Principles of Economics I
Section: 101
Term: SP 2010
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS, QR/2
Advisory Prerequisites:
High school algebra and geometry.
Other Course Info:
F, W, Sp/Su.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

ECON 101 examines the microeconomics of capitalism — the behavior of households and businesses, the generation of prices and outputs in markets, and applications to public policy. Specific topics in ECON 101 include: supply and demand; the differences between competition and monopoly; environmental problems and policies; labor markets; and international trade. ECON 101 is the first part of the two-term introduction to economics — the second part (ECON 102, for which ECON 101 is a prerequisite) examines macroeconomics.

Prerequisites for ECON 101: high school algebra and geometry and a willingness to use them.

The course format consists of 3 lectures and 1 discussion section per week.

Textbooks:
Prin of Micro 5th ed. Taylor
Econ of Public Issues 14th ed. Miller

ECON 101 - Principles of Economics I
Schedule Listing
101 (LEC)
P
50707
Open
15
15Ugrd
-
MWF 10:00AM - 12:00PM
102 (LEC)
P
50709
Open
7
7Ugrd
-
TuW 5:00PM - 8:00PM
103 (LEC)
P
50711
Open
3
3Ugrd
-
MWF 1:00PM - 3:00PM
104 (LEC)
P
50713
Open
9
9Ugrd
-
TuWTh 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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ISBN: 0618967656
Microeconomics., Author: John B. Taylor; Akila Weerapana., Publisher: Houghton Mifflin 6th ed. 2008
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