UHV Catalog 2007-2008

Economics (ECO)


ECO 3311:

Money/Banking and the Economy
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: ECON 2301 and 2302.
Creation of money; control of money creation; effect of central bank policies on the national income price level and interest rate; monetary and fiscal policy in theory and practice.

 

ECO 3315:

Managerial Economics
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: ECON 2301, 2302, QMS 3311, ISC 3325
The development of basic economic concepts and their application to managerial decision making. This is an applied microeconomic theory and applied econometric course requiring the use of a statistical package.

 

ECO 6300:

Selected Topics in Economics
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: ECO 6351. May be repeated when topics vary.

 

ECO 6351:

Economics for Managers
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: Graduate standing.
A study of the domestic and global economic environment of organizations. (Credit will not be given for both ECO 6351 and ECO 6311.)

 

ECO 6361:

Managerial Economics
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite:  ECO 6351 and QMS 6351.
Application of calculus and statistics to economic theory. Major emphasis is to provide theory and tools that aid decision making process in private and public enterprise. (Formerly ECO 6315)

 

ECO 6367:

Global Economics
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: ECO 6351
This course is designed to provide students with an overview of today’s global economy and markets. The contemporary issues in the global economy arise from the dynamics of the economic relations among nation states as each attempts to better position itself in the increasingly interdependent and competitive world.