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Number:EC212
Name:Macroeconomics
Description:This course is a comprehensive study of economic principles and the interactions of the various sectors in the United States economy. Topics discussed are the economizing problems; the development of American capitalism; the distribution of income, employment, and fiscal policy; money, monetary policy, and economic stability; and domestic economic problems.
Credit(s):
Offered (DAY schedule):Every semester
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: Examine the issues of inflation, unemployment and interest rates Consider contemporary economic policy in light of the contributions of major economists including Adam Smith, John Maynard Keynes, and others Track short and long run changes to aggregate supply and demand Model aggregate economic output using the metric of gross domestic product Calculate the effect of stimulus and de-stimulus on economic activity Analyze and recommend fiscal and monetary policy directions.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
F 2015
F 2015 LOOSELEAF BUNDLE: ARNOLD, MACROECONOMICS + MINDTAP ARNOLD 12 CENGAGE
S 2015 ECONOMICS:PRINCIPLES,APPLICATIONS+TOOLS OSULLIVAN 8TH 14 PEARSON
S 2015 MACROECONOMICS-TEXT HUBBARD 5TH 15 PEARSON
V 2015 LOOSELEAF BUNDLE: ARNOLD, MACROECONOMICS + MINDTAP ARNOLD 12 CENGAGE
F 2014 Economics: Principles, Applications, and Tools, Eighth Editi Arthur O’Sull
F 2014 ECONOMICS:PRINCIPLES,APPLICATIONS+TOOLS OSULLIVAN 8TH 14
S 2014 ECONOMICS:PRINCIPLES,APPLICATIONS+TOOLS OSULLIVAN 6TH 10
U 2014 MACROECONOMICS HALL 6TH 13
S 2013 Economics: Principles, Applications and Tools 0-13-607644-0 Osullivan 6TH 10 Prentice Hall, Inc.
S 2013 Macroeconomics 1-111-82235-2 Hall, Robert Ernest 6TH 13 South-Western Publishing
F 2012 Economics: Principles, Applications and Tools 0-13-607644-0 Osullivan 6TH 10 Prentice Hall, Inc.
F 2011 ECONOMICS 0-13-607644-0 OSULLIVAN 6 PH
S 2011 ECONOMICS 0-13-607644-0 OSULLIVAN 6 PEARSON EDU
S 2011 ECONOMICS 0-13-607644-0 OSULLIVAN 6 PH
V 2011 BASIC ECONOMICS 9780324400705 MASTRIANNA 14 CENGAGE LEARNING
F 2010 ECONOMICS 0-13-607644-0 OSULLIVAN 6 PH
F 2010 ECONOMICS: PRINCIPLES, AP 0-13-607644-0 O'SULLIVAN 6 PEA031
S 2010 ECONOMICS 0-13-223565-X OSULLIVAN 5 PH
U 2010 MACROECONOMICS: PRIN & AP 1-4390-3898-8 HALL 5 SW
F 2009 ECONOMICS 0-13-223565-X OSULLIVAN 5 PEARSON EDUCATION
S 2009 BASIC ECONOMICS 9780324400705 MASTRIANNA 14 CENGAGE LEARNING
S 2009 ECONOMICS 0-13-223565-X OSULLIVAN 5 PEARSON EDUCATION
F 2008 ECONOMICS 0-13-223565-X OSULLIVAN 5 PEARSON EDUCATION
S 2008 ECONOMICS OSULLIVAN 5 PEA031
S 2008 MACROECONOMICS: PRIN & AP HALL 4 SW
S 2008 WAL-MART EFFECT FISHMAN PENGUIN
F 2007 ECONOMICS OSULLIVAN 5 PEA031
S 2007 ECONOMICS 0-13-147971-7 OSULLIVAN 4 PEARSON EDUCATION
U 2007 Basic Economics 0-324-40693-2 Mastrianna 14 Thomson
S 2006 ECONOMICS:PRINCIPLES+TOOLS-W/CD OSULLIVAN 3RD 03
F 2005 ECONOMICS:PRINCIPLES+TOOLS-W/CD OSULLIVAN 3RD 03
F 2003 Economics 0130081515 O'Sullivan 3 Prentice Hall