OMFE 500: Economics I-Micro & Business Economics

Synonym:

56258 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Jeffrey Rosen

Credits:

2

Seats:

24

Semester:

Fall 2008

Meeting Schedule:

Fri 9/12 (1:00PM-4:59PM)
Fri 10/3 (1:00PM-4:59PM)
Fri 10/31 (1:00PM-4:59PM)
Fri 11/21 (1:00PM-4:59PM)
Fri 12/12 (1:00PM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Finance & Economics
Required of and restricted to first year O&M MBA students.

This course provides students with a historical background and application of neo-classical and business economic principles as currently practiced with specific focus on how the market drives the efficient allocation and distribution of scarce or limited resources. The class prepares students for comparing and contrasting neo-classical and ecological economic models. Students may do additional readings and discussions, field or research projects, or case study analysis on-line. Students should check the course conference on FirstClass for on-line assignments that may begin prior to the first class meeting.