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Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics
Introduction to principles of economic analysis, economic institutions, and issues of economic policy. Emphasis on aggregative economics, including national income, monetary and fiscal policy, and international trade.
What you can learn.
- Discover how to interpret macroeconomic variables in the context of the business cycle
- Learn the role of fiscal and monetary policy on influencing macroeconomic outcomes
- Explore the logic and methodology economists use to understand human behavior
- Use graphs as a tool to demonstrate economic relationships
- Learn how macroeconomic variables are determined and how they direct economic activity
- Be able to analyze the possible outcomes of government influence on the economy
- Be able to identify critique economic fallacies