EC 212 - Intermediate Macroeconomics
(3 cr.) This course helps students to understand two phenomena: long-run growth and business cycles. The section of the course devoted to long-run growth emphasizes the importance of technological change for increasing the standard of living. The section devoted to business cycles emphasizes the causes of these cycles and the roles of fiscal and monetary policy in preventing business cycles. Computer assignments using spreadsheet or statistical software are an essential part of this course. Calculus is used in this course. Prerequisite: EC 112; MA 107, MA 110, MA 118, MA 140, MA 141 or MA 151; Every Year, Fall

Fall 2016