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.
This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and precollege students.
Summer 2021: Online course
|Section ID:||AEM 1300 001-LEC|
|Session:||Summer 3-week 3|
|Class dates:||July 12-30, 2021|
|Time / room:||M-F 10 AM - 12 PM / Online|
|Mode of instruction:||Online learning|
|Instructor:||Basu, A. (ab362)|
|Notes:||Forbidden overlap: ECON 1120. This course satisfies the CALS and Dyson School requirements for introductory macroeconomics.|
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