Economics 103
Spring 2003, Prof. Nancy Folbre

General description of Economics 103 and its requirements.

Discussion Sections: Where to go, and when. 

Downsizing website:   Another production of  The Dancing Monkey Project.

E-Mail: Contact info and office hours for Prof. Nancy Folbre and TAs. 

Exams: Schedule; practice tests for your studying pleasure.

FAQs:  Frequently Asked Questions about procedures.

Homework Assignments: Problems and answers.  Answers to H. #8

Lecture Notes: From the horse's mouth.  May 12  & May 14

Links: Newspapers, magazines, and other online sources.

Student Presentations: Optional discussion group presentations.

Syllabus: What happens when; readings; homework assignments; exams.

Text Website: Practice tests, graphing exercises, Powerpoint slides, key points.

Archives: Lectures and homework assignments from Fall, 2002


Last updated May 15, 2003 .

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Final Exam: Saturday, May 17, 4PM  at Totman Gym
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April 30 Lecture: The link to the lecture for April 30 has been repaired. 
Hint for Ch. 13, #3
Lecture notes typo: In the notes for the March 26 lecture, the number "$1,728" was incorrectly shown as "$1,278." This has now been corrected. Sorry for any confusion this might have caused. 
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