An introduction to the modes of thought of economics. Use of simple standard tools of economics to analyze important problems that arise frequently in public policy, the news media, and in daily life. An emphasis on how economists predict what choices societies make and how economists analyze whether those are good choices. Practical application of a variety of economic tools leading to a focus on the essential unity underlying these analytical tools, viewing economics as a discipline that applies a core methodology in different ways in different situations.

Course Offerings:
    Fall 2020Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Fall 2019Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Fall 2018Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Fall 2018Instructor: Unlisted/TBD
    Spring 2018Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Fall 2017Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Summer 2017 IIInstructor: Unlisted/TBD
    Spring 2017Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Fall 2016Instructor: Peter Murrell
    Summer 2016 IIInstructor: Unlisted/TBD