Listed in: Economics, as ECON-111
Formerly listed as: ECON-11 | ENST-23
Moodle sites: Section 01 (Login required) | Section 02 (Login required) | Section 03 (Login required)
Jake Blackwood (Sections 01 and 02)
Eleanor W. Dillon (Section 03)
Jakina Debnam Guzman (Section 02)
Christopher G. Kingston (Section 01)
Neil W. White (Section 02)
A study of the central problem of scarcity and of the ways in which the U.S. economic system allocates scarce resources among competing ends and apportions the goods produced among people. Two 80-minute and one 50-minute lecture/discussion per week.
Requisite for all other courses in Economics.
Fall semester: Sections 1 and 2 limited to 18 Amherst College students per discussion section; Section 3 limited to 30 Amherst College students. Spring semester: Limited to 30 Amherst College students. The Department.
If Overenrolled: Drop students who do not attend the first two classes and admit students from a waiting list.