Course ID: ECO220

This course provides and introduction to macroeconomics. Students connect their life experiences to key macroeconomic concepts. Students learn from today's latest economic developments and examples, from the impact of the 2007-2009 recessions to the stimulus package and the Fed's aggressive actions to stabilize the economy. Topics include fundamentals of macroeconomics, fiscal and monetary policy, and the international setting. Prerequisite ECO210 Microeconomics.