Catalogue 2018 - 2019

EC 101 Introduction to Economic Issues


3 cr.

Course Description

This is an exploratory, relatively non-technical examination of some important economic issues. The workings of markets are explained using supply and demand analysis. Students are introduced to the issues of inflation, unemployment, fiscal and monetary policy, international trade, the environment, and poverty.


Not open to students who have completed EC 111.

Does not satisfy Economics requirements in School of Business and Engineering.