2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

ECO 280 Managerial Economics

Designed in the methods of applying economic concepts to solving business problems and gaining insight into the nature of business enterprises. Combined with statistics, economic principles are used to analyze decision-making within profit maximizing organizations. Alternative market structures and how they affect the business environment are considered. Based upon theoretical concepts and empirical research results, students can appreciate the applicability of analytical thinking within organizations. Prerequisites: ECO 113 or ECO 102 and Applied Calculus.