BUSINESS ECONOMICS - BUS 247
The application of economic principles to the problems of business decision-making. Topics considered include decisions under risk and uncertainty; economic forecasting; estimation of demand and cost functions; price strategy under monopoly, oligopoly.
The primary objective of this course is to develop a framework for solving important managerial and organizational problems.
HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS & FINANCE: 1850 TO PRESENT - ECO 229
This course will study the evolution of typical international business and financial structures and their performance through readings and lectures on international enterprise and national economic histories from the first era of globalization to the present. The business of export-import, financing trade and international investment, and multinational enterprise will be covered. Other topics will include the evolution of international monetary systems, trade regulation, and the size of the international economy.