Metropolitan State University

ECON 635 : Economics of Social Issues

A. Course Description
Credits: 4
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
This course focuses on the application of fundamental concepts in macroeconomics and microeconomics to facilitate and inform managerial decision making in government and nonprofit fields. Students use microeconomic tools to understand and analyze the outcomes of the macroeconomic system. Topics include the role of government regulations and policies in decision making, policy analysis, cost-benefit analysis and project evaluation.
B. Course Effective Dates: 06/13/2000 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information