Economics

The CAUSBA economics department is devoted to increasing the number of foreign and American students trained with an understanding of economic problems and solutions confronting the United States and developing nations. Special attention is given to problems of and solutions for underprivileged African-Americans and residents of third-world nations. With strong undergraduate and graduate programs in economics, our faculty strive to ensure that students have a sufficiently broad background in theoretical and analytical economics to be competitive. This department offers BA and MA degrees in economics.
UNDERGRADUATE COURSES
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Government and Business
  • Contemporary Economic Issues
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis
  • International Trade
  • Comparative Economic Systems
  • Economic History of the United States
  • Public Finance
  • Money and Banking
  • Economics of Labor
  • Urban Economics
  • Research Methodology/Senior Thesis
Courses for Undergraduate
GRADUATE COURSES
  • Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
  • Advanced Microeconomic Theory
  • Mathematical Analysis for Economists I & II
  • Research Methodology
  • Econometrics I& II
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Calculus and Linear Algebra
  • Business Application Tools
  • Operations Research I
  • Economic Development
  • International Economics
  • International & Regional Economic Order
  • Seminar/Topics in Economic Development
  • Urban Economics
  • Public Finance
Courses for Graduate
FACULTY
  • Paul Brown, PhD - Chair 
  • Meshin Bezuneh, PhD 
  • Charlie Carter, PhD
  • Zelealem Yiheyis, PhD