What is this course about?
This course introduces the basic tools of microeconomic analysis. Upon successful completion of this course, you will:
- Describe the role of the price system in determining production and consumption;
- Compare the strengths and weaknesses of markets and of the government's interventions in the market process;
- Recognize the characteristics of different competitive dynamics within markets;
- Analyze contemporary economic problems and their proposed solutions using microeconomic tools.
What do I need to do to prepare for the start of the course?
You can access a checklist of things to do before the first class here.
Where can I find the Syllabus?
You can access a PDF of the Fall 2017 Syllabus here.
How do I access the Blackboard site for this course?
The Blackboard site for this course can be accessed here. You will need your Cornell NetID and password to log in. You will only be able to view course information if you are officially registered for the course.
How do I access the MindTap site for this course?
Instructions for purchasing access to, and registering for, the MindTap site for this course can be accessed here.
How do I register my iClicker / REEF Polling Account for this course?
Instructions for registering your iClicker or REEF Polling account can be accessed here.
What if I have a question that's not addressed here or in the Syllabus?