Wilf Csaplar Jr.'s Home Page

Here is the page which links to all of my YouTube videos.

ECON 162
Principles of Macroeconomics
ECON/BUSI 205
Quantitative Methods ...
ECON 350
Business Cycles & Forecasting
ECON 360
International Trade
FAQ (2019/10/10)
This Semester's Assignments
(2020/4/26)
Announcements*
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Finals' Schedule
(2020/5/1)
Old Course Assignments (2020/1/12)
Revised Syllabus
(2020/3/17)
Revised Syllabus
(2020/3/17)
Revised Syllabus
(2020/3/21)
Revised Syllabus
(2020/3/21)
Curriculum Vitae (2019/8/26) 
Check out these web pages:
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Me on WalletHub.com
Me on WTRF 7
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The dates shown are the last time the page was edited.    *The announcement pages are edited after each class.  The office hours include some time via Zoom.  The link will be posted on that page weekly.

Comps
Course Schedule
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Majors and Minors
Senior Project
Tutoring (2020/3/28)
https://bethanywv.instructure.com/enroll/J6E69Y

I found an interesting article on the Wall Street Journal.  According to it, Economics majors have the highest starting salary of all undergraduate majors other than in STEM fields.  Economics majors get higher pay than majors in Business, Accounting, Finance, and some stem fields like Information Technology, Mathematics, and Chemistry.  Also, Economics majors have the fourth largest increase in salary from starting to mid-career. The three with larger increases still had lower salaries than Economics majors. 
(http://online.wsj.com/public/resources/documents/info-Degrees_that_Pay_you_Back-sort.html)

In a related article in The Economist magazine (basically Britain's version of US News & World Report), they say:
"
High-scoring students leave £500,000 on the table by eschewing economics."
https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2019/01/26/the-cost-of-studying-the-arts-at-oxbridge?fbclid=IwAR1r2vZHE6aCt8eYuq1I6pUn6S397G93kj6G4caOdcD0mkbXigTRTcNjGHo

I found a Business Insider article of the 25 skills that are the most demanded according to LinkedIn.  The only one which was not a computer skill was “Economics”.  Also, we teach you four of the other skills - Statistical Analysis (ECON 222 & 350), Data Presentation (ECON 222), Business Intelligence (which they describe as forecasting) (ECON 350), Software Q & A Testing (ECON 222).


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My At Home ClassroomThe Martin
                      Luther King Jr "Break the Chains"
                      sculpture in San Diego Click to see a bigger
                      version.From my garden
These pictures are of me at the sculpture "Breaking of The Chains" in San Diego and a picture from my garden.  The sculpture honors Martin Luther King Jr.


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This page was created by Wilfrid W. Csaplar Jr., Ph.D. and last edited on 2020/5/1. 

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