ECO100: Section L0301 &: Fall 2016 – Winter 2017
This is the public “front end” for the more detailed course website accessible through the University of Toronto Portal (a.k.a. Blackboard).
Robert Gazzale, PhD
From the calendar: An introduction to economic analysis and its applications: price determination; the role of competition; international trade and finance; the theory of production and employment; the role of money and the banking system; monetary and fiscal policy. NOTE: graphical and quantitative analysis are used extensively.
I have three goals for this course.
There will be grading.
Lectures: Mondays, Wednesdays and some Fridays, BT101 (Bader Theatre, map). L0201: 12:10 PM – 1:00 PM; L0301: 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM.
Tutorials: One hour per week; required. Allocations into tutorial sections will take place early in the semester, times and locations to be announced.
Required: Krugman and Wells, Microeconomics and Macroeconomics, both Second Canadian Edition, 2014.
Here is the full syllabus.
Overheads for Thinking Like an Economist.
Overheads for Gains from Trade.
Additional overheads for Gains from Trade.
Overheads for Supply and Demand.
Overheads for Elasticity.