Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies

Intro to Macroeconomics

Macroeconomics is the study of the operation and performance of the entire economy, both nationally and internationally. In this course, the analytical tools and methodology of macroeconomic analysis since the Great Depression are introduced. Key variables of the economy such as gross domestic product (GDP), unemployment, inflation, interest rate, exchange rate, and international trade balance, as well as Monetary and fiscal policies adopted by the government are discussed in detail.