2020-2021
ECO425: Financial Institutions and Monetary Economics

About This Course

A study of banks and other institutions, their relationship to money and credit, and their impact on financing business firms.

Course At A Glance

Credit Hours:

3

Department:

Economics

Course Level:

Upper

Semesters Offered:

Even Spring

Course Prerequisites

3 credit hours

ECO221: Principles of Macroeconomics

A study of national income determination, commercial and central banking, money, monetary policy, fiscal policy, economic growth, and the economics of trade and exchange rates. Some knowledge of basic mathematics and algebra, as well as the ability to understand and interpret economic data, is desirable. This course is not a prerequisite for ECO223.

3 credit hours

ECO223: Principles of Microeconomics

The study of markets, supply and demand, value distribution, business organization, market structure, and selected problems in microeconomics. Some basic mathematics and facility with graphs are necessary. ECO223 may be taken before ECO221.

3 credit hours

BUA211: Principles of Accounting II

This is a continuation of BUA210. Emphasis will be placed on long-term liabilities and shareholder’s equity, corporations, the statement of cash flows, analysis of financial statements, and managerial and cost accounting for decision making.


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