ECON 131 :: Principles of Macroeconomics
Spring 2014 @UH West Oahu

CRN: 69169
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: E. Tian
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/09/2014
Course Requirements: This is an internet class with chat times TBA.
Course Prerequisites: Pre: Placement into ENG 100 or concurrent enrollment in ENG 22.
Course Description: Examination of the workings of the overall economy from a national perspective. Topics include the determination of national income; causes and effects of inflation; unemployment and income inequality; causes and consequences of international differences in economic growth; analysis of business cycles; and role of government policy in stabilizing the economy. Additional topics include taxation, budgets, and trade. (DS)
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the West Oahu bookstore or ordered online at
Technical Requirements: Access the class through Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at
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