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Bhatia, Alpna Instructor

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Research

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  • Online Education Economics, Course development, Economics

Teaching

courses taught

  • ECON 2010 - Principles of Microeconomics
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020
    Examines basic concepts of microeconomics or the behavior and the interactions of individuals, firms and government. Topics include determining economic problems, how consumers and businesses make decisions, how markets work, and how they fail and how government actions affect markets.
  • ECON 2020 - Principles of Macroeconomics
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Provides an overview of the economy, examining the flows of resources and outputs and the factors determining the levels of income and prices. Explores policy problems of inflation, unemployment and economic growth.
  • ECON 3080 - Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 / Summer 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Introduces theories of aggregate economic activity including the determination of income, employment, and prices; economic growth; and fluctuations. Macroeconomic policies are explored in both closed and open economy models. ECON 3070 ECON and 3080 may be taken in any order; there is no recommended sequence.
  • ECON 3403 - International Economics and Policy
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2021
    Examines national and supranational policies that affect the international economy, with attention to trade barriers, economic nationalism and regionalism, international political economy, exchange market intervention, and international transmission of economic perturbations. Credit given in this course is not included in the calculation of an economics major GPA. May not be taken after either ECON 4413 or ECON 4423.
  • ECON 4111 - Money and Banking Systems
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Discusses money, financial institutions and the monetary-financial system in a modern economy.

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