Eco 200 - Principles of Macroeconomics
I am currently using Angel Class Management System . I will
no longer update these web pages for my classes. Students in my class
should use Angel to get current notes.
For those who are wondering if there is any correlation between going
to class and grades here is a sobering statistic. Of those students
who missed more than seven classes, 50 percent received less than a C-.
That is 50 percent of those students who missing four weeks of class got
either a D+,D,D- or failed. Of this group (missing 8 or more classes) 25
percent failed the class. 86 percent of those students who failed
this class missed more than seven classes. So if you hear from students
that you do not need to attend class to do well in this class because the
notes are posted on line beware.
Small class. Of those students who missed more than six classes
(two weeks), 53 percent received less than a C-.
In a small class of those students who missed two or less classes 39
percent received A or A-.
TO THE CHAPTER NOTES FOLLOWS THE CLASS REVIEW QUESTIONS
Links to Chapter notes:
Links to current economic news stories.
New York Times
Review materials on the web
A glossary of economics terms provided by Orley Amos (Oklahoma State University).
in Economic Demand and Explorations
in Economic Supply (by Kim Sosin)
An online example of demand and supply analysis with discussion questions.
Supply and Demand (by Kim Sosin)
An online quiz that tests basic demand and supply concepts.
multiple choice exams provided by Orley Amos (Oklahoma State University).
Try reviewing before taking your tests. These questions should help
your review process.
Amos' Extra Credit
This fantasy/adventure story/tutorial reviews fundamental economics topics.
Online introductory economics texts:
Larry Spizman - firstname.lastname@example.org
Pedestrian's Guide to Economics by Orley Amos (Oklahoma State University)
An online, and expanded, version of his print book entitled Economic
Literacy. This document provides a sound nontechnical introduction
to fundamental economic concepts.
Principles of Economics: A Hypermedia Approach by Roger A. McCain
This online hypermedia text contains a good discussion of introductory
Department of Economics, SUNY-Oswego, Oswego, NY 13126