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    Saint Michael's College
  Oct 23, 2017
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

EC 110 - Economic Issues in a Global World

Explore how economists approach topics as diverse as immigration, deficits and debt, free trade, living wage, climate change, healthcare, taxes, natural resources, financial crises, education, inequality, bailouts, stimulus, demographic change, globalization, poverty and human development. This non-technical course is ideal for students who are curious about these topics that will be discussed in a contemporary global context but haven’t taken Principles of Economics.


Prerequisites: None

Full course
Misc. Notes: This course is not a substitute for EC 101 or EC 103.
Liberal Studies Curriculum: Global Issues that Impact the Common Good or Social and Institutional Dimensions of Human Behavior