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Swarthmore College    
College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  Jan 20, 2018
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

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.
Social sciences.
1 credit.
Fall 2017. Staff.
Spring 2018. Staff.
Fall 2018. Staff.
Spring 2019. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Economics  
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