ECON 001. Introduction to Economics
Covers the fundamentals of microeconomics and macroeconomics: supply and demand, market structures, income distribution, fiscal and monetary policy in relation to unemployment and inflation, economic growth, and international economic relations. Focuses on the functioning of markets as well as on the rationale for and the design of public policy.
Prerequisite for all further work in economics.
Fall 2018. Staff.
Spring 2019. Staff.
Fall 2019. Staff.
Spring 2020. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Economics
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/economics