ECON 108 - Introductory Microeconomics Workshop
Section: 001 Personal Finance
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
Credits:
1
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
First-year standing and concurrent enrollment in ECON 101.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

“Personal Finance” refers to the financial management of an individual’s or household’s income and wealth, usually in the context of multiple goals. We’ll consider issues around the topics of money management, such as interest, credit cards, loans, mortgages, education, investment, risk management, retirement, taxes, and estate planning.

Course Requirements:

Attendance is required. We keep a weekly budget sheet. At the end of the semester, students write a short paper on some topic of personal finance.

Intended Audience:

First-year students enrolled in ECON 101.

Class Format:

This is a one-credit C/NC participation-driven workshop.

ECON 108 - Introductory Microeconomics Workshop
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
20870
Open
25
 
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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