Macro Economics
This course provides an introduction to basic economic principles with applications to current economic problems affecting the overall performance of a nation’s economy. The course begins with an analysis of the role of markets and prices in an economy. Topics include the causes and consequences of unemployment, inflation, and economic growth; the role of money and banking in the economy; the role of government taxing and spending policies to correct market failure and stabilize the economy; the implications of budget deficits and the national debt; and the implications of an increasingly global economy. This course is designed to meet the need for college transfer credit.
Grading Basis
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Social Science
ECON 20809211
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
(NexGen Read 243+ or ACCP Read 65+ or ACT Read 14+ or Acad Read 5/6 #77858752) and (NexGen Arith 237+ or ACCP Arith 46+ or ACT Math 15+ or Basic Algebra #74854780). Coursework requires a BC or higher. Higher math course with a C or higher may also count.