Course Details

ECON 110: Principles of Macroeconomics

This course gives students a foundation in the general principles of economics as a basis for effective citizenship and, when combined with 111, as a preparation for all advanced study in economics. Topics include analysis of the measurement, level, and distribution of national income; the concepts of inflation and depression; the role and structure of the banking system; fiscal and monetary stabilization techniques; implications of and limits to economic growth; and international economic relations.
6 credits; SI, QRE; Offered Fall 2023, Winter 2024, Spring 2024; E. Struby, V. Almeida, M. Hemesath, Y. Xie