ECON 102 - Principles of Economics II
Fall 2022, Section 100
Instruction Mode: Section 100 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS, QR/2
Advisory Prerequisites:
ECON 101.
Other Course Info:
ECON 101 and 102 are required as prerequisites to an Economics major and to upper-level courses in Economics. ECON 102 should not be taken without having taken ECON 101. F, W, Sp, Su.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

In ECON 102, the fundamental concepts and theories of macroeconomics are developed and used to analyze problems of current interest.
Major topics include
• the determinants of aggregate output,
• employment and unemployment,
• inflation,
• the balance of international trade, and
• economic growth.

Course Requirements:

The bulk of the grade will correspond to exams. Three in-person midterms are planned for the semester and include both multiple-choice and short answer questions. They will occur sometime in the evening. Please also plan for an in-person 3rd midterm during the official final exam time slot.

Intended Audience:

All students who are interested in learning more about basic economics. Students should have also taken Econ 101 as an advised prerequisite.

Class Format:

The course format consists of three hours of in-person lecture per week (Section 100) by the instructor and a one and a half hour in-person section meeting led each week by a graduate student instructor. The section meetings are limited to approximately 35 students.

Schedule

ECON 102 - Principles of Economics II
Schedule Listing
100 (LEC)
 In Person
11020
Open
90
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in section 100 when they elect sections 101-111. Midterm exams dates: 9/28 6-8pm, 11/3 6-8pm
101 (DIS)
 In Person
22813
Closed
0
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 5:30PM
102 (DIS)
 In Person
18756
Closed
0
 
-
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
103 (DIS)
 In Person
22814
Open
1
 
-
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
104 (DIS)
 In Person
11022
Open
10
 
-
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
105 (DIS)
 In Person
11021
Open
1
 
-
F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
107 (DIS)
 In Person
11024
Open
9
 
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Th 5:30PM - 7:00PM
108 (DIS)
 In Person
11025
Closed
0
 
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Th 2:30PM - 4:00PM
110 (DIS)
 In Person
15329
Closed
0
 
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Th 2:30PM - 4:00PM
111 (DIS)
 In Person
15330
Open
1
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:30PM
200 (LEC)
 In Person
11027
Open
2
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in section 200 when they elect sections 201-211. Midterm exams dates: 9/27 8-10pm, 11/1 8-10pm
201 (DIS)
 In Person
11030
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
202 (DIS)
 In Person
11029
Closed
0
 
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F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
203 (DIS)
 In Person
22815
Closed
0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:30PM
204 (DIS)
 In Person
11033
Closed
0
 
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Th 2:30PM - 4:00PM
205 (DIS)
 In Person
11031
Closed
0
 
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F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
206 (DIS)
 In Person
11032
Open
2
 
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F 8:30AM - 10:00AM
207 (DIS)
 In Person
14211
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
208 (DIS)
 In Person
11034
Closed
0
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
209 (DIS)
 In Person
11035
Closed
0
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
210 (DIS)
 In Person
22816
Closed
0
 
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Th 11:30AM - 1:00PM
211 (DIS)
 In Person
11028
Closed
0
 
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Th 11:30AM - 1:00PM

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