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ECON 1013  Principles of Macroeconomics

Credits: 3.00 Credits

This is an introductory course, which views the behavior of the economy as a whole and the problems of economic organization. Students will explore the fluctuations of output and prices. Problems and measurement of economic growth, inflation, unemployment, and income will be discussed. Money, credit and financial institutions will be analyzed, as well as their impact on fiscal policies and international trade.

ECON 2023  Principles of Microeconomics

Credits: 3.00 Credits

This course provides an analysis of the basic market forces of supply and demand, and economic outcomes under different market structures such as competitive, imperfectly competitive and monopolistic markets. The labor and capital markets are analyzed. In addition, the economics of the public sector emphasizes tax policy, externalities, monopoly power, and the provision of public goods. The course examines contemporary social issues such as income distribution, poverty, and the welfare system as well as global issues such as international trade and protectionism.

ECON 5133  Territry & Entrprnrshp: Trdtn,

Credits: 3.00 Credits

The course aims to analyze the relationship between sustainability, economy, quality and globalization. It will also focus on the European Union and sustainable development. Other included topics will be: food industry in Italy (especially in the Campania region), organic farming in Italy, "local food, local market, local business" and sustainable tourism in Italy.