ECON251G Microeconomics

This course deals with basic concepts of demand, supply, and their applications. It is primarily concerned with consumer behavior, production and pricing policies of the firm under different models i.e. perfect competition, monopoly, monopolistic competition, and oligopoly. It analyzes the resources pricing policies, unions, and labor markets. The role of government in correcting market failures is also examined. Analysis of current national economic issues is part of the coursework. Prereq. - ENGL 101. Also available through Online Learning. Core: WI, IL.


3 credits


(D in ENGL101) or (D in ENGL101C)