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ECON 101. Introduction to Political Economy. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Seminar on the development of critical thought and economic analysis of policy issues. Focus is on how policy choices affect society and the individual, the economic methodology that guides policy choices, and the institutional and political environments within which policy is derived. Issues cover a broad range of topics including environmental issues, tax policy, inflation expectations, unemployment, foreign trade and the effectiveness of fiscal and monetary policies. Crosslisted as: INTL 102.

Undergraduate information

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...ANTH/INTL 103 Introduction to Anthropology 3 ECON 101/INTL 102 Introduction to Political Economy...

Core curriculum

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...ANTH/INTL 103 Introduction to Anthropology 3 ECON 101/INTL 102 Introduction to Political Economy...

Accounting, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

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...grade of B in ECON 203 at VCU...Skills I 1 UNIV 101 Introduction to the...