Academic Catalog

CRP236 ECONOMICS FOR PLANNERS

Course Code: 1210236
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: City And Regional Planning
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
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Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

This is an introductory course that aims to provide students a broad range of economic concepts, theories and analytical techniques. It considers both microeconomics - the study of the economic behavior of decision-makers (households and firms) - and macroeconomics - the study of the economy as a whole. The course develops a theoretical framework for economic analysis and its application to understanding contemporary issues of economics.