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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 ECON 021 Intermediate Microeconomics 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri ECON-021-5

Description

This course provides a rigorous intermediate-level treatment of microeconomic theory, emphasizing the analytical study of the behavior of fundamental economic units and its implications for the production and distribution of goods and services. Topics include the mathematical foundations of economic theory; the theory of individual economic behavior; the theory of the firm and economic organization; choice under uncertainty, oligopoly, industrial organization, pricing, resource allocation, intertemporal consumption, labor supply, externalities, public goods, income distribution and welfare economics.

Prerequisite(s)

ECON 011, MATH 011 or equivalent intro-level microeconomics and first- year calculus course.