Principles of Macroeconomics
The first day of class served as an introduction to the course and to the social science of economics. Course materials included:
Absence Notification Form (requires Fresno State login)
Google Classroom (requires Fresno State login)
See Google Classroom for your personal copy of GE writing assignment
Slides, which are always a complement to and never a substitute for attending class
Guided notes, which are always yours to keep and meant to facilitate your note-taking
In-class activity, where you always need to be in class to do in-class activities and you should always turn them in by the end of class
First homework (requires Fresno State login), where homeworks are always due by the beginning of the next class after they're assigned
On the second day, we continued our introduction to economics and learned our first model: the Production Possibilities Frontier (PPF).
Second homework with a mix of review and new stuff (Fresno State login required)
On the third day, we discussed the supply-and-demand model of the market for a particular good or service.
Third homework (Fresno State login required)
On the fourth day, we discussed our first key macroeconomic variable: unemployment.
Fourth homework (Fresno State login required)