ECON 590: Sports Economics

ECON 590: Sports Economics This course will investigate selected issues in sports from an economics perspective, with a focus on the major professional sports in North America as well as a discussion on college sports. The first part of the course covers the business...

ECON 590: Environmental Economics

ECON 590: Environmental Economics This course will provide an introduction to the area of Environmental Economics. In this course we provide an economist’s perspective of environmental problems and their solutions. Since there is no introductory Economics prerequisite...

ECON 590: Economics of COVID-19

ECON 590: Economics of COVID-19 In this course, participants will become experts in how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the US economy. This includes the recession, government and Federal Reserve policies, and specific markets, along with projected long-run...

ECON 502: Theory and Applications in Macroeconomics

ECON 502: Theory and Applications in Macroeconomics A course in the analysis of contemporary economic issues from a macroeconomic perspective. Topics include: macroeconomic measurement, business cycles, inflation, economic inequality, and monetary fiscal policy....

ECON 501: Theory and Applications in Microeconomics

ECON 501: Theory and Applications in Microeconomics A basic course in the analysis of contemporary economic issues from a microeconomic perspective. Topics include consumer choice theory, the theory of the firm, market structure, and government intervention in the...

ECON 623: International Economics

ECON 623: International Economics This course will examine the gains from international trade, including the effects of growth and development on a nation’s welfare. Participants will also explore tariffs and other trade restrictions, the international mobility...