Macroeconomics

For use with AP® Courses

Macro Economics is the study of the performance of an economy as a whole. This course will cover in detail basic economic concepts, measurement of economic performance, national income and price determination, the financial sector, inflation, unemployment and stabilization policies, economic growth and productivity, and international trade and finance. Upon completing this course, students will be trained to interpret economic news, understand the effects of government policies, and excel on the AP exam. The learning methodologies in this course are varied and highly interactive, and the main textbook will be supplemented with economic simulation games, application reports, assessments, and videos.

COURSE RESOURCES

Principles of Economics version 2.1.3 by Rittenberg and Tregarthen.
Advanced Placement Economics, 4th Edition, Council for Economic Education

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State: National, California, Florida, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Washington
Grade Level: 11, 12
Category: Advanced Placement
Course Length: Year