ECON3400-A Money and Banking    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)


Time: -

Location: Internet/Online


Seats Available: Course Full, Choose another

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Fully Online Fee : $150.00

Course Description

This course is an exploration of the underlying economic functions of the important credit and financial institutions. Topics discussed include deposit creation, bank reserves, organization and operation of commercial banks, bank statements, and portfolio policies. Students study the Federal Reserve System, monetary policy, and the relation of banking institutions to Treasury financing and to the United States economic system.

Prerequisites: (ECON1020 and ECON1030) or ECON1010

About The Instructor

Min Lu, Ph.D.

Professor of Economics
Economics and Legal Studies
412-397-5460 phone
412-397-2217 fax
Massey Hall 314