Microeconomic Principles(Cr.3)
50:220:102:Sec.A1:02424               Sakai
5/30-6/22 Time by arrangement
Pascale, Guy
Email: pascale@camden.rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Economic systems; supply, demand, and role of the market; consumer behavior and utility; firm behavior, cost, and profit; competitive and monopolistic markets for products and inputs; government regulation of markets.

Microeconomic Principles(Cr.3)
50:220:102:Sec.J1:02426                Sakai
7/24-8/16 Time by arrangement
Pascale, Guy
Email: pascale@camden.rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Economic systems; supply, demand, and role of the market; consumer behavior and utility; firm behavior, cost, and profit; competitive and monopolistic markets for products and inputs; government regulation of markets.

Macroeconomic Principles(Cr.3)
50:220:103:Sec.A1:05010               Sakai
5/30-6/22 Time by arrangement
Morelli, Michael
Email: mmorelli@camden.rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. National income and how it is determined; consumption, investment, and government spending; the monetary system; control of inflation and unemployment; international exchange; alternative economic systems.

Macroeconomic Principles(Cr.3)
50:220:103:Sec.B6:05011               FA 221
5/30-7/6 Tu,Th 6:00pm-9:40pm
Yannes, Thomas
Email: tmy23@comcast.net

National income and how it is determined; consumption, investment, and government spending; the monetary system; control of inflation and unemployment; international exchange; alternative economic systems.

Macroeconomic Principles(Cr.3)
50:220:103:Sec.D1:02789               Sakai
6/26-7/20 Time by arrangement
Morelli, Michael
Email: mmorelli@camden.rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. National income and how it is determined; consumption, investment, and government spending; the monetary system; control of inflation and unemployment; international exchange; alternative economic systems.

Macroeconomic Principles(Cr.3)
50:220:103:Sec.J1:02790                Sakai
7/24-8/16 Time by arrangement
Morelli, Michael
Email: mmorelli@camden.rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. National income and how it is determined; consumption, investment, and government spending; the monetary system; control of inflation and unemployment; international exchange; alternative economic systems.

Economic Reasoning and Applications(Cr.3)
50:220:200:Sec.J1:02791                Sakai
7/24-8/16 Time by arrangement
Dasari, Babu
Email: babu.dasari@rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. This course will introduce the essential elements of micro- and macroeconomic reasoning and its practical applications at a fundamental level. Topics include resource allocations, basic economic relations, consumer behaviors and optimal decisions, production and cost analysis, economic and management decisions, market structures, unemployment and inflation, business cycles, financial markets, the United States and global issues, and government policies. After the coverage of each topic, students will be asked to gather economic data/information and use simple analytical tools to examine the validity of each economic practical application. Economic news and real-life examples will be used to demonstrate how each theorem can be applied to practical issues/situations.

Intermediate Economic Theory: Microeconomics(Cr.3)
50:220:203:Sec.J6:05014                ATG 206
7/24-8/16 M,Tu,Th 6:00pm-9:40pm
Chiu, I-Ming
Email: ichiu@camden.rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103.  Roles of supply and demand under varying degrees of market competition in determining price and output of goods, factor inputs, and their prices; emphasis on the social implication of these market conditions.

Sports Economics(Cr.3)
50:220:212:Sec.A1:02792               Sakai
5/30-6/22 Time by arrangement
Brown, Jonathan
Email: jb1064@camden.rutgers.edu

Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. This course is designed to take a foundational of microeconomic theory and apply it to the sports industry of the United States. It will explore the application of various subsets of microeconomic theory including industrial organization, labor economics, and public economics. Throughout the course, students should be identifying economics issues applied in the context of sports. The course will be looking at problems facing both teams as profit maximizing firms, and athletes as utility maximizing workers. Additionally, students will be able to recognize league and business structure as it relates to industry competition, as well as public finance implications of the sports industry in a local, national, and global economy.

 

Money and Banking(Cr.3)
50:220:301:Sec.D1:05015               Sakai
6/26-7/20 Time by arrangement
Pascale, Guy
Email: pascale@camden.rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103. Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Theories of money and their applications; structure and historical development of U.S. monetary and banking institutions; current problems of monetary management.

Managerial Economics(Cr.3)
50:220:308:Sec.D1:02427               Sakai
6/26-7/20 Time by arrangement
Brown, Jonathan
Email: jb1064@camden.rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103. Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Application of economic analysis to practical managerial decision making. Course demonstrates the use of contemporary economic tools and techniques in actual managerial problems relevant to market demand and supply, revenue, costs, profits, optimal pricing,�capital budgeting, and product line analysis.

Economics of Labor(Cr.3)
50:220:313:Sec.J1:03426                Sakai
7/24-8/16 Time by arrangement
Brown, Jonathan
Email: jb1064@camden.rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103. Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Study of wages and employment; the history of labor movements; and effects of unionism and minimum-wage laws on prices, wages, and income. Marginal productivity theory applied to wage-employment analysis.

Financial Markets and Institutions(Cr.3)
50:220:325:Sec.D1:02793               Sakai
6/26-7/20 Time by arrangement
Candalla, Carlos
Email: candalla@camden.rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103. Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Roles of banks, insurance companies, investment companies, finance companies, pension funds, credit unions, and such institutions in financial markets, and their impact on how the economic and financial systems function. Lending and borrowing activities, investment portfolio policy, and regulatory environment of each type of financial intermediary examined.

Economics of International Finance(Cr.3)
50:220:329:Sec.D6:02815               ATG 205
6/26-7/20 M,Tu,Th 6:00pm-9:40pm
Chiu, I-Ming
Email: ichiu@camden.rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103.  Examines the specific factors of demand and supply that determine exchange rates under the current flexible exchange rate system. Spot and forward markets, purchasing power parity, and interest rate parity considered. Discusses fixed versus flexible exchange rates. Analysis of recent changes in the dollar and other currencies.

Economic Development(Cr.3)
50:220:339:Sec.D1:03490               Sakai
6/26-7/20 Time by arrangement
Dasari, Babu
Email: babu.dasari@rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 or 103. Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Economic and social problems of developing countries: poverty, low savings, inadequate investments, unemployment, inflation, and the transfer of technology, and such social problems as education, health, and administration. Examines development theories models and notes interdependence between developing economies and developed countries, particularly with respect to trade, capital and labor movements, and the transfer of technology.

Special Topics in Economics: Biostatistics for Health Professionals I(Cr.3)
50:220:369:Sec.B1:03428               Sakai
5/30-7/6 Time by arrangement
Dasari, Babu
Email: babu.dasari@rutgers.edu

Pre-requisite: 50:220:102 and 103. Online course in Sakai (go to http://sakai.rutgers.edu).  Online course fee of $100. Course description forthcoming.