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ECON 201 - Introduction to Microeconomics

Introduction to Microeconomics

ECON 201
Introduction to Microeconomics

Semester:
  • Winter (January 13 - April 20, 2021)
  • Summer II (May 10 - August 17, 2021)
  • Fall (September 7 - December 6, 2021)
  • Winter (January 6 - April 13, 2022)
Program:

Undergraduate, 3 credits

Instructor:

J├Ârgen Hansen

Direct Access Fee:

$52.45 CAD + applicable taxes.

Description

Introduction to the functioning of the market system; concepts of supply and demand, the role of prices in resource allocation; production decisions by firms. Analysis of differences between competition and monopoly, and the implications for economic efficiency; theories of labour markets and wage determination.

Prerequisite:

Students who have received credit or exemption for ECON 200 may not take this course for credit.

Book

Curtis, D. and I. Irvine. Microeconomics: Markets, Methods & Models. Version 2016 –Revision C.  Lyryx

The only text required for this course is available through the course website and is included in the course materials fee.


Registration Information

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Course Outline

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