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Syllabus School of Business ECO/372 Version 4 Principles of Macroeconomics Copyright © 2012, 2008, 2007, 2006 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved. Course Schedule: Workshop 1 = January 30, 2014 Workshop 2 = February 6, 2014 Workshop 3 = February 13, 2014 Workshop 4 = February 20, 2014 Workshop 5 = February 27, 2014 Instructor contact information: Jack Abbott Cell phone, 714-337-6092 Email, Course Description This course provides students with the basic theories, concepts, terminology, and uses of macroeconomics. Students learn practical applications for macroeconomics in their personal and professional lives through assimilation of fundamental concepts and analysis of actual…show more content…
3.2 Explain the role of the Federal Reserve System in designing and implementing U.S. monetary policies. 3.3 Analyze how the money multiplier effect facilitates the creation of money. 2/13/14 Reading Read Ch. 11 of Macroeconomics. 2/13/14 Reading Read Ch. 13 of Macroeconomics. 2/13/14 Reading Read Ch. 14 of Macroeconomics. 2/13/14 Participation Participate in class discussion. 2/13/14 3 Learning Team Aggregate Demand and Supply Models For this assignment, you will choose from the following options: Option 1: Economic Advisement Paper Option 2: Economic Critique Read the instructions in the University of Phoenix Material: Aggregate Demand and Supply Models located on the student website and select one option to complete the assignment. 2/13/14 15 Learning Team Weekly Reflection Discuss this week’s objectives with your team. Your discussion should include the topics you feel comfortable with, any topics you struggled with, and how the weekly topics relate to application in your field. Write a 350- to 1,050- word paper detailing the findings of your discussion. 2/13/14 2 Week Four: Fiscal Policy – Politics, Deficits, and Debt Details Due Points Objectives 4 4.1 Analyze the influence of deficit, surplus, and debt on the health of the U.S. macroeconomy. 2/20/14 Reading Read Ch. 17 of Macroeconomics. 2/20/14 Reading Read Ch. 18 of
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