ECON 330 - American Industries
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Enforced Prerequisites:
ECON 101 (completed with a minimum grade of C or better) or ECON 401 with a C- or better.
Advisory Prerequisites:
ECON 102 (unless ECON 101 completed with B or higher). Students with first year or sophomore standing should complete ECON 101 (with a C or higher) before taking ECON 401.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Sequential study of several American industries, including banking, milk, beer, petroleum, automobiles, medicines, electricity, air transport, telecommunications, and the news. Emphasis is placed on the historical evolution of, and current public-policy issues in, each industry.

Course Requirements:

Grading based on one midterm examination (largely essay in format), a cumulative final examination (large essay in format), a short paper (no more than five pages), and four very short reading reports. Final examination administered in the official time-slot assigned by the Registrar. No problem sets.

Schedule

ECON 330 - American Industries
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
24241
Open
2
 
31
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (DIS)
 In Person
24377
Closed
0
 
9
F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
003 (DIS)
 In Person
24378
Closed
0
 
5
F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
004 (DIS)
 In Person
24381
Closed
0
 
9
F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
005 (DIS)
 In Person
24382
Closed
0
 
8
F 2:00PM - 3:00PM

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