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ECON 100 – Principles of Macro Economics (CRN: 86070) at Cañada College for Fall 2017

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ECON 100 PRINCIPLES OF MACRO ECONOMICS (C-ID ECON 202)

Units (Grade Option) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100; Prerequisite(s): MATH 110 or 112 (offered at CSM or Skyline) or 190, or appropriate score on District math placement test and other measures as appropriate that indicate proficiency in Elementary Algebra.

Description: Introduction to the American macroeconomic system and its effects on social, cultural and political environments by focusing on aggregate economic analysis. Allocation mechanisms for scarce resources, analytical tools of supply and demand are utilized. Additionally, the course examines and critiques aggregate measures of economic activity such as GDP, unemployment, labor participation rates and price indices. Additionally, the course examines macroeconomic equilibrium, money and financial institutions, The Federal Reserve, the role of saving, monetary and fiscal policy short run (Keynesian) stabilization policy, international economics, as well the Classical model’s study of long run economic growth. Transfer: CSU: DSI, UC. (IGETC: 4)


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Department: Economics

Number of Units: 3


Section
LA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/16-12/13
Meeting Time: 6:30pm-9:20pm
Days: W
Building: 13 Room: 0116
Instructor: Mario Digneo
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 29, 2017
Last day to drop with a refund August 29, 2017
Last day to drop without a "W" September 4, 2017
Last day to drop with a "W" November 15, 2017
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