ECON 202

Microeconomics (ECON 202)

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Microeconomics

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C MATH 101 or MATH 102 or satisfactory test score; concurrent enrollment in ECON 201 not recommended. This course is an introduction to microeconomic study or the study of how individuals and individual firms make decisions about the use of scarce resources for unlimited needs and wants. Microeconomic study also looks at the ways that individuals, firms and the public sector interact in the overall allocation of society's resources. Students will gain knowledge of concepts, methodology used in microeconomic analysis and the necessary conditions for efficiency in free market production and exchange. Further, the student will acquire the ability to follow arguments concerning microeconomic theory to select societal problems; ability to follow arguments concerning microeconomic theory, and to distinguish between sound and fallacious reasoning. Taking ECON 202 before ECON 201 is recommended. [Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer Alternate Years]

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Day Time Campus Method Building
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 08:40 AM - 10:10 AM Dowagiac Regular Barbara Wood Building-481
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 08:40 AM - 10:10 AM Niles Regular Niles Campus-138