ECON 102-81417 - Microeconomics | ARCHIVED

Offered by: Westchester / Community College | Fall 2017

This course provides an analysis of the basic market forces of demand and supply, and economic outcomes under different market structures such as competitive, imperfectly competitive and monopolistic markets. The labor and capital markets are also analyzed. In addition, the economics of the public sector emphasizes tax policy, externalities, monopoly power and the provision of public goods. The course examines contemporary social issues such as income distribution, poverty and the welfare system as well as global issues such as international trade and protectionism.
Subject: Economics
General Education Area(s): Social Sciences
Dates: October 30, 2017 — December 19, 2017
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