Economics for Bankers



Description: This program introduces you to the fundamental principles of economics. Special emphasis is placed on macroeconomics and topics of importance to you as a banker. The course covers the basics of economic theory and includes examples of the application of economics to banking.

Audience: Bank personnel who have not had a formal course in Economics and wish to increase their understanding of economics as it relates to banking.

Learning Objectives: After successfully completing this program, you will be able to:

  • Interpret the economic indicators published in the media
  • Relate basic principles of economic theory to the business cycle and business organization
  • Describe the causes of inflation, its effects, and the ways it is measured
  • Compare and contrast economic systems
  • Relate the fundamental concepts of supply and demand theory and Keynesian economics

AIB Credit: 3
ACE Credit: 3

16 weeks

* $15.00 shipping fee for materials will be added.




Catalog Number Start Date End Date
3007934 09/24/2012 01/27/2013
3006012 12/03/2012 03/31/2013
3008028 03/18/2013 07/07/2013
3008054 05/13/2013 09/03/2013
3008076 07/08/2013 10/27/2013