Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ECO                                     Course Number: 220                                    
Course Title: Intermediate Macroeconomics
Subject: Economics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course builds on basic economic principles to examine the economy as a whole. Students will learn and critique economic models from differing theoretical perspectives. Issues such as income/wealth, employment/unemployment, general price levels, the US?s relationship to the Global Economy, and current events are analyzed and discussed. Students will learn about sustainable economic growth; recessions/depressions; fiscal and monetary policies; capital and labor markets; and international trade/finance.

Prerequisite: ENG 101, ECO 101 or ECO 1ZZ Introduction to Macroeconomics (currently in the proposal process)
Start Date:    11/30/2012                         End Date: