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  Feb 25, 2018
 
 
    
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ECON 500 - Foundations of Economics

(3 credits)
This course presents a study of basic economic principles, participants’ behavior and structure of the macro economy. Basic principles covered include opportunity cost and market mechanism. The microeconomic segment focuses on consumer and firm behavior, resource markets and market failures. Macroeconomics aggregate topics contain economic models, and discretionary policy and its implications. This course will help enhance understanding and awareness of household, business, national and international economic affairs.