Econ 2: First-Day Handout: Spring 2014: UC Berkeley
Morning Must-Read: Ways Out of Secular Stagnation

Econ 2: Spring 2014: Week 1: Introduction

What We Do This Week:

Read Essentials of Economics, chapter 1 "First Principles". Read "Discussion Questions for Partha Dasgupta". Start Partha Dasgupta, Economics: A Very Short Introduction. Write your Letter of Introduction to your GSI.

Further Reading: * A Note from Adam Smith on Wealth, Productivity, Human Psychology, and Inequality * Why We Read Partha Dasgupta * Robert Heilbroner, The Worldly Philosophers