ECON 202

Principles of Microeconomics

Syllabus Fall 2013

Calendar Fall 2013

Professor Glass

Allen 3062
Office hours Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-5pm
(979) 845-8507


Economics department offers a free tutoring lab, or can hire private tutor if need intensive help (and willing to pay).

National Economics Insider Symposium

Economics Scholars Program at the Dallas Fed

Required Text

Robert H. Frank and Ben S. Bernanke

Principles of Microeconomics, 5th edition




Chapter 1 Thinking Like an Economist

Chapter 2 Comparative Advantage

Chapter 3 Supply and Demand

Chapter 4 Elasticity

Chapter 5 Demand

First Exam

  •  F05, F13 First Exam was on Thursday, September 26

Chapter 6 Perfectly Competitive Supply

Chapter 7 Efficiency, Exchange, and the Invisible Hand in Action

Chapter 8 Monopoly, Oligopoly, and Monopolistic Competition

Second Exam

  • F05, F13 Second Exam was on Thursday, October 31

Chapter 9 Games and Strategic Behavior

Chapter 10 Externalities and Property Rights

 Chapter 11 The Economics of Information*

Chapter 12 Labor Markets, Poverty, and Income Distribution*

Chapter 13 The Environment, Health, and Safety

Chapter 14 Public Goods and Tax Policy*

Final Exam

  •  F05, F13 Final Exam was on Tuesday, November 26