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THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA WILMINGTON ECONOMICS 221 Principles of Microeconomics Spring 2007 Professor : Dr. Robert T. Burrus Office : 220M Cameron Hall Office Hours : 1:00-5:00 MW; 4:45-5:45 TR or by appointment Office Phone : 962-3226 Home Phone : 798-1869 (if necessary) E-mail : Meeting Place : Dobo 134; 3:30-4:45 MTWH Course Description and Goals : This course is a study of the market economy. The market economy will be studied using supply and demand models. Various market structures will be considered including competition, monopoly, and oligopoly. As well, situations in which markets fail to produce desired results will be considered; government intervention is often prescribed in these situations. Texts : There are two assigned texts. Gregory Mankiw, Principles of Microeconomics . (Fourth Edition) Mason, OH: Thomson/Southwestern, 2006. Marshall Jevons, The Fatal Equilibrium. Random House. Course Requirements : Assignments include homework, 3 written mid-term exams, and a final exam. The course grade will be based on the following weighting of the above assignments: Homework/Quizzes 10% First Mid-Term Exam 20% Second Mid-Term Exam 20% Third Mid-Term Exam 20% Final Exam 30% Homework Assignments : Study questions for each chapter will be posted on my web page. These are designed to pick out
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This note was uploaded on 10/22/2009 for the course ECN 221 taught by Professor Wadman during the Spring '07 term at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

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