Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ECO                                     Course Number: 225                                    
Course Title: Intermediate Microeconomics
Subject: Economics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course builds on basic economic principles to examine how individuals, households, groups, and businesses make decisions to allocate scarce resources. Topics often addressed are: consumer/producer decisions; competition; monopolies and the concentration of capital; income distribution; labor markets; discrimination; social and criminal theft; profit distribution; the environment; and public goods. These topics are studied from a variety of theoretical perspectives including study of their associated policy prescriptions.

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