REQUIRED TEXT and NEWSPAPER:
ECONOMICS: A TOOL FOR UNDERSTANDING SOCIETY.
(Sixth Edition) Addison-Wesley, 2002. Tom Riddell, Jean Shackelford, Steve
Stamos and Geoff Schneider. (RSSS)
- THE ULTIMATE FIELD GUIDE TO THE U.S. ECONOMY. (Second Edition)
The New Press, 2000. James Heintx and Nancy Folbre and the Center for Popular
THE NEW YORK TIMES
or the Financial Times, daily
SYLLABUS - Who, what, where, when and why....the course outline and
COURSE EVALUATION - These are the things that determine
your grade in the course.
ORGANIZATION - How this course operates
RESOURCES - Places to go on the web for economic data, analysis, and
Please purchase a special notebook and keep a written account of your reactions
to: readings in the Times; Journal; your texts, etc. See:
The Economics 103 Journal for ideas about the journal.
BOARD - For your questions.
OF FILMS IN 103
This page is produced and maintained by Jean
Shackelford. Last updated August 2001.
to Nancy Folbre and Bob Dworak for permission
to use the animation, "The Transformed Dollar," at the top of
the page. Animation developed by the Dancing Monkey Project: C/O WebMonkey, email@example.com
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