Examination of the historical behavior and determinants of gross domestic product, unemployment, inflation, interest rates, the money stock, and exchange rates. Consideration of alternative theories of the business cycle and growth, and the role of fiscal and monetary policies for improving welfare.

Duplicate Credit

Not open to students with credit in ECON 8920

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


Permission of department

Athena Title


Syllabi ECON 7920
Credit Hours 1.0 to 3.0