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ECON 203 - Introduction to Macroeconomics

Introduction to Macroeconomics

ECON 203
Introduction to Macroeconomics

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:

Heejeong Kim

Direct Access Fee:

$52.45 CAD + applicable taxes.

Description

An introductory analysis of aggregate economic activity. The focus is on the principles of determination of the level of employment, national income, real output, inflation, and international balance of payments. The course also analyzes the principles which govern trade relations among countries. These topics are integrated by a discussion of government monetary and fiscal policies to stabilize economic activity.

Prerequisite:

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

Book

Principles of Macroeconomics, D. Curtis & I. Irvine. (Lyryx Open Text), Version 2016, Revision A, Lyryx

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

Registration Information

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Course Outline

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