ECON 101 - Principles of Economics I
Section: 202
Term: SU 2010
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
Requirements & Distribution:
SS, QR/2
Advisory Prerequisites:
High school algebra and geometry.
Other Course Info:
F, W, Sp/Su.
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.

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

ECON 101 - Principles of Economics I
Schedule Listing
201 (LEC)
TuWTh 6:00PM - 8:00PM
202 (LEC)
MWF 9:00AM - 11:00AM
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ISBN: 0618967656
Microeconomics., Author: John B. Taylor; Akila Weerapana., Publisher: Houghton Mifflin 6th ed. 2008
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