This course is an introduction to the basic principles of economics. It is designed to orient students to an economic way of thinking in order to understand microeconomic concepts such as economic systems, demand and supply for goods, markets for goods and labor, business operations, and financial investment decisions. As a secondary focus, students are exposed to macroeconomic concepts such as economic growth, inflation, unemployment, government policies, and the global economy.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921