2020 Courses

  • Summer Session 2020 courses will be added throughout the winter.

Course description

This course is only offered in the Summer Session.

This course is an introduction to macroeconomic analysis at the college level and the issues that are most important to the national debate relating to economic policy.

Outcome 1: Identify the basic structure of the US Economy.

Outcome 2: Explain a simple macroeconomic model of how the economy works to generate growth and employment.

Outcome 3: Illustrate how macroeconomic aggregates (such as GDP, inflation, employment) are measured.

Outcome 4: Identify data sources for macroeconomic variables.

Outcome 5: Use all of the above to critique important macroeconomic issues of the present time.

Forbidden overlap: ECON 1120. This course satisfies the CALS and Dyson School requirements for introductory macroeconomics.

Classes

Summer 2020: Ithaca campus

Section ID:AEM 1300 001-LEC
Number:1298
Class dates:July 13-31, 2020
Due date:Friday July 31, 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM / TBA (see Final exams)
Time / room:M-F 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM / TBA
M-F 1 PM - 2 PM / TBA
Credit:3
Grade:Student option
Instructor:TBA
Max. enroll:75
To enroll:To enroll, complete and submit a course enrollment form and your payment to the Summer Session office. For more information, see enrollment and registration. Please note that late registration fees may apply.

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