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EC 012 – Principles of Microeconomics

Credits: 3.00

Course Description: Study of individual economic units with particular emphasis on market interactions among firms and households.

Section Description: INSTRUCTION MATERIALS Microeconomics, 1/e by Acemoglu, Laibson & List. You have these options for purchase: e-book or print, but both require an access code. HWs and Exams are on MyEconLab. Detailed instructions are on Bb. Title: MyEconLab Standalone Access Code with eText ISBN-10: 0133498943 ISBN-13: 9780133498943 Net Price: $99.95 Title: MyEconLab + Print Text ISBN-10: 0133578038 ISBN-13: 9780133578034 Net Price: $199.20 COURSE OUTLINE The Modules are listed below. The due dates for assessment tools (Homeworks (HW), Discussion Board (DB) and exams) are summarized in the calendar that follows (and posted on Bb). The names and numbers of the HWs and DBs correspond to the sections/modules in the outline below. Module 1. Economic Principles and Methods Module 2. Demand, Supply and Equilibrium Module 3. Buyers and Incentives EXAM 1 Module 4. Sellers and Incentives Module 5: Perfect Competition and Invisible Hand Module 6: Trade EXAM 2 Module 7: Externalities and Public Goods Module 8: Government and the Economy Module 9: Labor Module 10: Monopoly EXAM 3

CRN: 61387

Section: OL2

Enrolled/Seats: 24/25

Days Time Location

Instructor(s): Donna Ramirez Harrington

Meeting Dates: 03 Jul 2017 - 11 Aug 2017