The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the fundamental of
Macroeconomics, focusing mainly on the United States. We will examine the U.S. economy, (the role of labor, business, and the government in it) as well as look closely at its current state and study the recent economic collapse of the past 5 years.  We will finish with a brief overview of international economics. This course is by no means intended to teach a complete fluency in the study economics of the U.S., but to have a basic understanding of its general workings and importance to us.