Honors | Introduction to Microeconomics - Honors
S201 | 1724 | R. Gardner


Economics is the science that studies the economy. This course is the
introduction to all the rest of economics. You will study markets and
the action that takes place inside them--buying and selling. You will
get answers to questions like the following: Why is the price of
gasoline below $1.00 a gallon? What is a price bubble? Why does a
company like General Electric make over $8 billion a year in profit?
What is the market game played between Coke and Pepsi? Your grade will
depend on your performance in the following categories:
12 weekly homework sets -- 180 points; 3 examinations -- 750 points,
participation -- 70 points, totaling 1000 points.