Economics (EC)

EC 600. Managerial Economics.3 Credits.

This course considers the practical application of the tools of economic analysis to the solution of important business problems. An examination of analysis of demand, cost and output, market structure and pricing policies is included.

Offered: Every year, All

EC 670. International Trade.3 Credits.

This course provides a general overview of the economics of international trade. Throughout the course, students study trade models, such as the Heckscher-Ohlin model, and discuss new issues in international trade and international business, including foreign direct investment and offshoring. Topics include gains and losses from trade, factor endowment, tariffs and quotas, and the effect of trade on wages.

Prerequisites: Take EC 600.
Offered: As needed

EC 671. International Macroeconomics.3 Credits.

This course provides a rigorous analysis of theory and practice in international macroeconomics. Topics include in-depth study of open economy macroeconomic analysis, monetary theory, balance of payments, exchange rate systems, and international monetary systems.

Prerequisites: Take EC 600.
Offered: As needed