ECON 0300 - Money and Banking

Credits: 3

Crosslisted: FINC 0320  

An analysis of money, the banking system, financial markets and economic activity. The course presents the nature of money and the role of commercial banking in an historical context, as well as inflation, budget deficits, the yield curve, the stock market, the gold standard, balance of payments, exchange rates, portfolio theory and the role of the Federal Reserve System in the U.S. economy.

Prerequisites: ECON 0101 .

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