- The following 9 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 1 (more or less)
- Interactive Tool Tutorial

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Practice Points**

- Introductory Practice Problem Set

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

6**Practice Points**

- Introductory Graded Problem Set

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

- Numerical Calculations Tutorial and Exercises

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

25**Practice Points**

- Numerical Calculations Tutorial and Exercises

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

25**Graded Points**

- Graph Tutorial and Exercises

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

32**Practice Points**

- Graph Tutorial and Exercises

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

32**Graded Points**

**Week 2 (01.21.08-01.27.08)**__Assignments are due on Sunday, January 27__. If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also. - Interactive Tool Tutorial
- The following 9 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 2 (more or less)
- Introduction to the Production Possibilities Frontier

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

22**Practice Points**

- Production Possibilities I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

21**Practice Points**

- Production Possibilities II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

19**Graded Points**

- Introduction to Comparative Advantage

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

16**Practice Points**

- International Trade: Exchange and Specialization I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

17**Practice Points**

- International Trade: Exchange and Specialization II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

11**Graded Points**

- Habit or Prices?

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

3**Graded Points**

- Increased Fuel Economy Sought

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

- Do Cheap U.S. Corn Exports Impoverish Mexico's Farmers?

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

9**Graded Points**

**Week 3 (01.28.08-02.03.08)**__These assignments are due by Sunday, February 3__.**If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also.** - Introduction to the Production Possibilities Frontier
- The following 17 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 3 (more or less)
- Preparing for the Equilibrium Price and Quantity Experiment

Problem Set

0**Graded Points**

- Equilibrium Price and Quantity: Experiment

0 points

- Analyzing Equilibrium Price and Quantity

Problem Set

Due by Su,

11:30PM

12**Graded Points**

- When It Comes to Buying Textbooks, Students Do Their Homework

News Analysis

Due by Su,

11:30PM

7**Graded Points**

- Introduction to Demand

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

14**Practice Points**

- Principles of Demand I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

10**Practice Points**

- Principles of Demand II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

10**Graded Points**

- Changes in Demand I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

11**Practice Points**

- Changes in Demand II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

15**Graded Points**

- Introduction to Supply

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

12**Practice Points**

- Principles of Supply I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

12**Practice Points**

- Principles of Supply II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

12**Graded Points**

- Introduction to Market Equilibrium

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

15**Practice Points**

- Principles of Equilibrium I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

14**Practice Points**

- Principles of Equilibrium II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

14**Graded Points**

- The Market for Organs

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

- Should the FAA Use Price to Reduce Congestion?

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

5**Graded Points**

**Week 4 (02.04.08-02.10.08)**__These assignments are due by Sunday, February 10__.**If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also.** - Preparing for the Equilibrium Price and Quantity Experiment
- The following 8 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 4 (more or less)
- Preparing for the Price Ceilings and Price Floors Experiment

Problem Set

0**Graded Points**

- Price Ceilings and Floors: Experiment

0 points

- Analyzing Price Ceilings and Floors

Problem Set

Su,

0**Graded Points**

- Efficiency I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

9**Practice Points**

- Efficiency II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

9**Graded Points**

- Losses from Price Controls

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

17**Graded Points**

- Rent Control: Preventing Capitalistic Acts between Consenting Adults

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

14**Graded Points**

- Gasoline Shortages in Iraq

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

9**Graded Points**

**Week 5 (02.11.08-02.17.08)**__These assignments are due by Sunday, February 17__.**If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also.** - Preparing for the Price Ceilings and Price Floors Experiment
- The following 6 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 5 (more or less)
- Elasticity I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

21**Practice Points**

- Elasticity II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

21**Graded Points**

- Price, Cross, and Income Elasticities

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

22**Practice Points**

- Price, Cross, and Income Elasticities

Problem Set

Due by Sun, 02.18.07

11:45PM

22**Graded Points**

- Price Elasticity of Demand

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

5**Graded Points**

- Calculating the Elasticity of Demand for Car Trips in Central London

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

9**Graded Points**

**Week 6 (02.18.08-02.24.08)**__These assignments are due by Sunday, February 24__. If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also. - Elasticity I
- The following 6 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 6 (more or less)
- Consumer Behavior and Utility Maximization I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

16**Practice Points**

- Consumer Behavior and Utility Maximization II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

15**Graded Points**

- Budget Line I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

18**Practice Points**

- Budget Line II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

18**Graded Points**

- Utility and Indifference I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

22**Practice Points**

- Utility and Indifference II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

24**Graded Points**

**Week 7 (02.25.08- 03.02.08))**__These assignments are due by Sunday, March 2__. If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also. - Consumer Behavior and Utility Maximization I
- The following 4 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapters 7 and 8 (more or less)
- Production and Costs I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Practice Points**

- Production and Costs II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Graded Points**

- Housing I: Cost Curves

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

23**Graded Points**

- Housing II: Short-Run Costs and Equilibrium

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

12**Graded Points**

**Week 8 (03.10.08-03.16.08)**__These assignments are due on Sunday, March 16__. - Production and Costs I
- The following 6 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 9 (more or less)
- Perfect Competition I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

16**Practice Points**

- Perfect Competition II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

22**Graded Points**

- Perfect Competition and the Supply Curve I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

18**Practice Points**

- Perfect Competition and the Supply Curve II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

16**Graded Points**

- Housing III: Short-Run Adjustments and Long-Run Equilibrium

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

17**Graded Points**

- Branding Beef

News Analysis

Due by Sun, 03.18.07

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

**Week 9 (03.17.08-03.23.08)**__These assignments are due on Sunday, March 23__. - Perfect Competition I
- The following 8 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 10 (more or less)
- Principles of Monopoly I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

11**Practice Points**

- Principles of Monopoly II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

17**Graded Points**

- Should Monopolists Cut Their Prices When Demand Falls?

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

- Graphical Analysis of Monopoly

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

20**Practice Points**

- Is Financial Aid Price Discrimination?

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

7**Graded Points**

- Regulation I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

16**Practice Points**

- Regulation II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Graded Points**

- Satellite Television: Merger Grounded

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

6**Graded Points**

**Week 10 (03.24.08-03.30.08)**__These assignments are due on Sunday, March 30__. - Principles of Monopoly I
- The following 3 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 11 (more or less)

- Sticky Prices in the Adhesive Label Industry

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

6**Graded Points**

- Monopolistic Competition I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

8**Practice Points**

- Monopolistic Competition II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

10**Graded Points**

**Week 11 (03.31.08-04.06.08)**__These assignments are due onSunday, April 6__.- Oligopoly and Imperfect Competition I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

7**Practice Points**

- Oligopoly and Imperfect Competition II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

12**Graded Points**

- Introduction to Basic Game Theory

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Practice Points**

- Game Theory and Strategic Interaction I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

8**Practice Points** - Game Theory and Strategic Interaction II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

9**Graded Points**

**Week 13 (04.07.08-04.13.08)**__These assignments are due on Sunday, April 13.__If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also. - Sticky Prices in the Adhesive Label Industry
- The following 4 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 12 (more or less)
- Labor I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

22**Practice Points**

- Labor II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

29**Graded Poin**__ts__

**Week 14 (04.14.08-04.20.08)**The following 7 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 14 (more or less)__These assignments are due on Sunday, April 20.__If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. This is true of all the weeks that follow also.- Preparing for the Market for Lemons Experiment

Problem Set

Su,

0**Graded Points**

- A Market for Lemons:
**Experiment**

0 points

- Analyzing a Market for Lemons

Problem Set

Su, 11:30PM

21**Graded Points**

- Public Goods I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

23**Practice Points**

- Public Goods II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

16**Graded Points**

**Week 15 (04.21.08-04.27.08)**__These assignments are due on Sunday, April 27__. If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in. - Preparing for the Market for Lemons Experiment

- Labor I
- The following 10 assignments correspond to Ayres Chapter 15 (more or less)

- Externalities

Problem Set

Su,

11:30PM

19/Practice

- The Sky's the Limit

News Analysis

Su,

11:30PM

6/Graded

- Externalities and the Environment I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Practice Points**

- Externalities and the Environment II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

13**Graded Points**

- Regulation of Sulfur Dioxide Emissions I

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

21**Practice Points**

- Regulation of Sulfur Dioxide Emissions II

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

10**Graded Points**

- Market Solutions to Pollution

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

- Fishing and Hunting

Problem Set

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

10**Graded Points**

- Protecting Wildlife

News Analysis

Due by Sun,

11:45PM

4**Graded Points**

**Week 15 (04.21.08-04.27.08)**__These assignments are due on Sunday, April 27__. . If they are not completed by this date they can not be done for credit EVER. Because of how the on-line homework is set up in Aplia and by Aplia, absolutely no late homework can be turned in.**1. International Trade**Problem Set

**Practice**

**17 points**

**Due, Sun. 11:45 PM****2. Iternational trade II,**

**Problem Set**

**Graded**

**11 points,**

**Due, Sun. 11:45 PM**3 American furniture Made in China,

News analysis

**Graded**

7 points

**Due, Sun. 11:45 PM**4. Do Cheap U.S. Corn Exports Impoverish Mexico's Farmers?

News analysis

**Graded**

9 points

**Due, Sun. 11:45 PM****Week 16 (04.30.07-05.06.07)****Week 17 (05.07.07-05.13.07)** - Externalities