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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 ECON 210 Intermediate Microeconomics 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri ECON-210-5

Description

This course helps students develop a deeper understanding of microeconomic theory, on which much of economic analysis is based. We will study the behavior of fundamental economic units (consumer and the firm) and its implications for the production and distribution of goods and services. We will discuss a variety of topics including analysis of commodity and factor price determination, choice under uncertainty, oligopoly, industrial organization, pricing, resource allocation, intertemporal consumption, labor supply, externalities, public goods, income distribution and welfare economics.

Prerequisite(s)

ECON 011, MATH 011 or equivalent intro-level microecon and first-year calculus course.