Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

ECO 101 Introduction to Economics

3 hours; 3 credits. An examination of the principles of economics in the context of the operation of the United States economy. Both microeconomic theory (behavior of firms and households) and macroeconomic theory (total output, inflation, employment and unemployment, economic growth) will be introduced as will economic approaches to social problems. (FISR). Prerequisite: MTH 020 or an appropriate score on the CUNY Mathematics Assessment Test.