Jun 24, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ECON 430 - Money and Banking

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: ECON-201, and ECON-202
This course helps students understand the functions of money and the financial system in the economy. Students will analyze interest rates and the applications of the time-value-of-money concept. They will study the economics of banking, money supply, and monetary policy. Students will learn the basics of central banking and the Federal Reserve System. After taking this course, students will understand the workings of the financial system and the goals and limitations of monetary policy; they will have a more-informed perspective on the various issues surroundingmoney, banking, and government policies related to money and banking.

Cross-listed: FIN-430