Economics & Finance


Grade Level

9-12

For Credit (Y/N)

Y
Meeting Days Wednesday / Friday
Meeting Times Activity / Elective Period
Offered Full Year
Teachers Mr. Justin Reckart

Course Description

Professionals in any field need to make economic decisions – how to best spend one’s time, where to invest savings, what job or career to pursue, etc.  Economics & Finance will introduce students to fundamental concepts in micro and macroeconomics and explore their applications in finance and investing, providing students with the tools and framework necessary for properly analyzing these economic decisions.

Events & Topics

The class will cover a wide range of micro and macroeconomic concepts: supply & demand, variable and fixed costs, profit, international trade, fiscal and monetary policy, etc.  In addition, the class will delve into principles of finance: market theory, money supply, financial statement analysis, etc.

Skills & Benefits

Students will come away with a fundamental understanding of economic forces, a working knowledge of the financial markets, and the ability to do high-level investment analysis.

-
8320 Ballard Rd, Niles, IL 60714
Tel: 847.375.0600 Fax: 847.375.0606
info@northridgeprep.org

Economics & Finance

Economics & Finance

-
8320 Ballard Rd, Niles, IL 60714
Tel: 847.375.0600 Fax: 847.375.0606
info@northridgeprep.org