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Advanced Placement (AP) Macroeconomics Course Description 

AP Macroeconomics

AP  Macroeconomics is a one-semester, college-level course. AP Macroeconomics emphasizes economic principles as applied to the economy as a whole. Topics discussed will reflect the material included in the booklet AP Economics Course Description from the College Board. Lessons include an analysis of national income and its components, economic indicators, inflation and unemployment, money and banking, stabilization policies, and the United States and world trade.

Textbook

McConnell, Campbell R., Stanley L. Brue, and Sean Flynn. Macroeconomics, 21st ed. New York: McGraw Hill, 2017. Kindle Edition.

Additional Readings

The Wall Street Journal Local newspaper articles Magazine articles as assigned by teacher

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Emphasizing economic principles as applied to the economy as a whole.

Summary Info:

Economics

Format: Online

Approval: UC a-g

Duration: Semester

Credits: 5

Prerequisite: AP Microeconomics (recommended)

 

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