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

CRN: 66118
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: E. Tian
tian@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/25/2014 - 12/12/2014
Course Requirements: This is an internet class with chat times TBA.
Course Prerequisites: Pre: Placement into ENG 100 or concurrent enrollment in ENG 22. MATH 103 highly recommended.
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 http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/westoahu.
Technical Requirements: Access the class through https://laulima.hawaii.edu. Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at http://www.uhwo.hawaii.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-student-tutorials/
Updated: Monday, April 7, 2014 10:07:59