Economics

East Central offers courses in both microeconomics and macroeconomics. Macroeconomics discusses topics such as inflation, unemployment, governmeacsbp_candidatent spending and fiscal policy as well as incomes policy, the banking system and monetary policy and international economies.

Microeconomics is an introduction to how prices are determined. Students discuss how prices are set in markets of varying degrees of competition; how income is determined; wages and salaries; rent, interest and profits; unions; environmental problems; wealth and poverty in the United States of America and non-market economic systems.

These courses fulfill general education requirements for many degrees at ECC, as well as for most four-year institutions.

 

Ann Boehmer, Dean of Instruction

Phone: 636.584.6679
Office: BH 256

Dr. William Cunningham, Division Chair
Phone: 636-584-6651
Office: BH 208