Courses

ECON 101  Economics of Social Issues (GT-SS1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economic analysis of poverty, crime, education, and other social issues. Basics of micro, macro, and political economy.
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Social & Behavioral Sciences 3C, Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1).

ECON 202  Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)  Credits: 3 (2-0-1)

Course Description: Introduction to decision-making by households, firms, and government, and resulting allocation of resources through markets.
Prerequisite: MATH 117 or MATH 118 or MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160.
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation. Credit not allowed for both ECON 202 and AREC 202. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Social & Behavioral Sciences 3C, Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1).

ECON 204  Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)  Credits: 3 (2-0-1)

Course Description: Determinants of national output, employment, and price level; inflation and unemployment; fiscal and monetary policy.
Prerequisite: (MATH 117 or MATH 118 or MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160) and (ECON 202 or AREC 202).
Registration Information: Must register for lecture and recitation. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Social & Behavioral Sciences 3C, Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1).

ECON 211  Gender in the Economy (GT-SS1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Role gender plays in economies; the way gender affects economic outcomes for individuals and societies.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Global & Cultural Awareness 3E, Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1).

ECON 212  Racial Inequality and Discrimination (GT-SS1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economic inequality between Afro-Americans-and Euro-Americans. Debates about causes, consequences, and remedies.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Social & Behavioral Sciences 3C, Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1).

ECON 240  Issues in Environmental Economics (GT-SS1)  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 240.
Course Description: Discussion and economic analysis of current environmental issues with special emphasis on the impact of economic growth.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 240 and AREC 240. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.
Additional Information: Social & Behavioral Sciences 3C, Economic or Political Systems (GT-SS1).

ECON 304  Intermediate Macroeconomics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory of national income, its measurement and determinants; analysis of inflation, growth, debt, and public policy.
Prerequisite: (ECON 204) and (MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160).
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 306  Intermediate Microeconomics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Analysis of competitive and noncompetitive markets in terms of efficiency of resource utilization.
Prerequisite: (AREC 202 or ECON 202) and (MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160).
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 310  Poverty and the Welfare State  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Description and analysis of US poverty; the "underclass"; feminization of poverty; working poor; the welfare state.
Prerequisite: AREC 202 or ECON 101 or ECON 202.
Terms Offered: Spring, Summer (odd years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 315  Money and Banking  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Monetary theory and policy; description of financial institutions and markets.
Prerequisite: ECON 204.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 317  Population Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economics analysis of population issues.
Prerequisite: AREC 202 or ECON 202.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 320  Economics of Public Finance  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Impact of taxes, government expenditures on allocation of resources, distribution of income; evaluation of government expenditure program, tax policies.
Prerequisite: ECON 204.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 325  Health Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economic analysis of health care markets, health insurance markets, and public policy regarding health care.
Prerequisite: ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 327  Law and Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economic analysis of the common law.
Prerequisite: ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 332  International Political Economy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: POLS 332.
Course Description: Theories on relations between international politics and economics. Policy implications of different theories and case studies.
Prerequisite: (ECON 202 or AREC 202) and (POLS 232).
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 332 and POLS 332.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 335  Introduction to Econometrics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 335.
Course Description: Estimating statistical regression models of economic relationships; treatment of special problems that may arise in analysis of economic data.
Prerequisite: (ECON 204) and (STAT 201 or STAT 204 or STAT 301) and (MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160).
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 335 and AREC 335. Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 340  Introduction: Economics of Natural Resources  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 340.
Course Description: Concepts, theories, institutions; analytical methods for economic evaluation of alternative resource use patterns and land use plans.
Prerequisite: ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 340 and AREC 340.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 344  Economics of Energy Resources  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Supply, consumption trends, and projected demand for alternative energy resources in domestic and world perspective; economics of public energy policies.
Prerequisite: ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 346  Economics of Outdoor Recreation  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 346.
Course Description: Benefit cost framework in public planning for outdoor recreation, pricing problems, projecting demand, and regional economic development.
Prerequisite: ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 346 and AREC 346.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 370  Comparative Economic Systems  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Place of the economy in different societies; nature and evolution of capitalism; crisis of command economies and capitalist restoration.
Prerequisite: ECON 101 or ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 372  History of Economic Institutions and Thought  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Origins and development of capitalist institutions including contemporary issues of alienation, loss of community, and changing values.
Prerequisite: ECON 101 or ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 376  Marxist Economic Thought  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Marxist critique of capitalism and orthodox economics in both its original 19th century and contemporary settings.
Prerequisite: ECON 101 or ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 379  Economic History of the United States  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: HIST 379.
Course Description: Economic analysis of growth and welfare from beginning of industrialization to present.
Prerequisite: ECON 101 or ECON 202 or AREC 202.
Registration Information: ECON 101 or ECON 202 or AREC 202 or any 2 courses in American history. Credit not allowed for both ECON 379 and HIST 379.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 404  Macroeconomic Policy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Alternative macroeconomic policies, policy coordination; application to current macroeconomic problems, policies, proposals.
Prerequisite: ECON 304.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 410  Labor Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Capital/labor relationship; supply, demand of labor; wage determination; role of unions; unemployment and instability; structure of modern working class.
Prerequisite: ECON 306.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 435  Economic Forecasting  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory and techniques used in economic forecasting as practiced by economists in industry, government, and academic life.
Prerequisite: (ECON 204) and (ECON 335 or AREC 335 or STAT 340).
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 440  Economics of International Trade and Policy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory of international trade; payments, commercial policies, and economic integration.
Prerequisite: ECON 306.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 442  Economics of International Finance and Policy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Balance of payments, adjustment mechanisms, and international monetary systems.
Prerequisite: ECON 304.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 460  Economic Development  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economic problems of underdeveloped nations.
Prerequisite: ECON 304.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 463  Regional Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Introduction to economic importance of location for firms, consumers, and policy makers. Basic tools, applications, and student research.
Prerequisite: ECON 306.
Registration Information: Sections may be offered: Online.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 474  Recent Economic Thought  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Nontraditional schools of economic thought, such as institutionalism and neo-Marxism, that critique neoclassical economic theory.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 306.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 484  Supervised College Teaching  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description: Assistance in teaching introductory economics courses.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 306.
Registration Information: Written consent of instructor. A maximum of 10 combined credits for all 384 and 484 courses are counted towards graduation requirements.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 487  Internship  Credits: Var[1-3] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 492  Seminar  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description: Summarizes, discusses, and applies issues and policies chosen by the instructor. Emphasis on student participation, discussion, and research.
Prerequisite: (AREC 335, may be taken concurrently or ECON 335, may be taken concurrently) and (ECON 304, may be taken concurrently and ECON 306, may be taken concurrently).
Restriction: .
Registration Information: Senior standing.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 495  Independent Study  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 501  Quantitative Methods for Economists  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Quantitative methods essential for graduate study in economics; functional forms, optimization, matrix methods, topological modeling.
Prerequisite: MATH 141 or MATH 155 or MATH 160.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 504  Applied Macroeconomics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Application of macroeconomic models to economic growth, economic fluctuations, and policy analysis.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 306.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 505  History of Economic Thought  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: History of economic thought as a foundation for studying economic theory.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Graduate standing.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 506  Applied Microeconomic Theory  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 506.
Course Description: Introduction to mathematical models in modern microeconomics, including choices and demand, production and supply, and market structures and failures.
Prerequisite: ECON 306.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 506 and AREC 506.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 510  Labor Market Analysis  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Determination of wages and employment. Focus on theoretical and applied controversies.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 306.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 515  Financial Institutions-Structure/Regulation  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Regulation of financial institutions in the U.S.; international banking and international financial institutions, and financial modernization.
Prerequisite: None.
Term Offered: Fall (odd years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 520  Public Economics I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Analysis and evaluation of tax policy in terms of efficiency and equity.
Prerequisite: ECON 506 or AREC 506 or ECON 606 or AREC 606.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 530  Methodology of Economic Research  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 570.
Course Description: Philosophical foundations of science and research. Concepts and skills for planning, performing, reporting, and evaluating economic research.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 306.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 530 and AREC 570.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 535  Applied Econometrics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 535.
Course Description: Econometric techniques applied to testing and quantification of theoretical economic relationships drawn from both microeconomics, macroeconomics.
Prerequisite: (ECON 335 or AREC 335) and (ECON 304 or ECON 306).
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 535 and AREC 535.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 540  Environmental and Natural Resource Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 540.
Course Description: Theory, methods, and policy in environmental and natural resource economics.
Prerequisite: AREC 506 or ECON 506.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 540 and AREC 540.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 541  Environmental Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 541.
Course Description: Economics of environmental policy; partial equilibrium and general equilibrium model; pollution; natural environments; population and economic growth.
Prerequisite: ECON 306.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 541 and AREC 541.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 563  Regional Economics-Theory, Methods, and Issues  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 563.
Course Description: Tools and methods of regional economics, including supply, demand, and externality analysis. Applications to current urban and regional policy issues.
Prerequisite: ECON 306 and ECON 501, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 563 and AREC 563.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 570  Evolution of Economic Thought  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: From Plato and Aristotle to the modern period.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 306.
Term Offered: Fall (even years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 604  Macroeconomic Analysis I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theoretical and empirical analysis of short-run and long-run macroeconomic performance across countries using dynamic models.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 and ECON 501.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 606  Microeconomic Analysis I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 606.
Course Description: Advanced price/allocation theory: consumer/producer decisions; uncertainty; market structure; partial/general equilibrium; efficiency/welfare.
Prerequisite: ECON 306 and ECON 501.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 606 and AREC 606.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 635  Econometric Theory I  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 635.
Course Description: Theory of mathematical statistics and classical linear regression model in context of economic application.
Prerequisite: (AREC 535 or ECON 535) and (ECON 501, may be taken concurrently).
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 635 and AREC 635.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 640  International Trade Theory  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theory of international trade including comparative advantage, factor growth, market distortions, and commercial policy.
Prerequisite: ECON 306 or ECON 506.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 663  Urban and Regional Modeling  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Methodological approaches in regional economics: general equilibrium, input-output, computable general equilibrium models; social accounting matrices.
Prerequisite: ECON 506.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 695  Independent Study  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 698  Research--Technical Paper  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: (ECON 504 and ECON 506 and ECON 705 or AREC 735) and (ECON 735).
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 699  Thesis  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 704  Macroeconomic Analysis II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Theoretical and empirical frameworks for analyzing macroeconomic policies and their impact on economic growth, employment, and income distribution.
Prerequisite: ECON 604.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 705  Heterodox Approaches to Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Contemporary heterodox approaches to economic research.
Prerequisite: ECON 505.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 706  Microeconomic Analysis II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 706.
Course Description: Advanced topics in microtheory: game theory; market imperfections; adverse selection; principal-agent problems; social choice theory; incentives, etc.
Prerequisite: ECON 606.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 706 and AREC 706.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 715  Monetary Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Principle issues of monetary theory: money supply and demand, interest rates, and current problems of monetary policy.
Prerequisite: ECON 504.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 720  Public Economics II  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Analysis of welfare foundations of public expenditure, including cost-benefit analysis.
Prerequisite: ECON 506.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 735  Econometric Theory II  Credits: 2 (2-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 735.
Course Description: Econometrics models and estimators in econometrics, from fully parametric to semiparametric and nonparametric approaches.
Prerequisite: AREC 635 or ECON 635.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 735 and AREC 735. This is a partial semester course.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 736A  Advanced Econometric Methods: Discrete Choice Models  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 736A.
Course Description: Econometrics analysis of: Discrete Choice Models.
Prerequisite: AREC 735, may be taken concurrently or ECON 735, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 736A-C and AREC 736A-C. This is a partial semester course.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 736B  Advanced Econometric Methods: Panel Data Models  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 736B.
Course Description: Econometrics analysis of: Panel Data Models.
Prerequisite: AREC 735, may be taken concurrently or ECON 735, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 736A-C and AREC 736A-C. This is a partial semester course.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 736C  Advanced Econometric Methods: Time Series Models  Credit: 1 (1-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 736C.
Course Description: Econometrics analysis of: Time Series Models.
Prerequisite: AREC 735, may be taken concurrently or ECON 735, may be taken concurrently.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 736A-C and AREC 736A-C. This is a partial semester course.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 740  Advanced Natural Resource Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Advanced theory, methods, and literature in natural resource economics, including dynamic programming and optimal control.
Prerequisite: AREC 706 or AREC 706.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 740 and AREC 740.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 741  Advanced Environmental Economics  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Also Offered As: AREC 741.
Course Description: Advanced theory, methods, and literature in environmental economics.
Prerequisite: AREC 706 or ECON 706.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Registration Information: Credit not allowed for both ECON 741 and AREC 741.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 742  International Production and Monetary Theory  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Factor movements, theory of international production (multinationalism), balance of payments, and international monetary system.
Prerequisite: ECON 304 or ECON 504.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 760  Theories of Economic Development  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Analysis of fundamentals of economic development (processes, problems, and strategies) with special reference to developing nations.
Prerequisite: ECON 460.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (odd years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 770  Economic Thought and Systems  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Aspects of modern economic thought and comparative economics selected according to backgrounds and interests of the class.
Prerequisite: ECON 570.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Term Offered: Spring (even years).
Grade Modes: S/U within Student Option, Trad within Student Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 771  Political Economy of Race and Gender  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Economic approaches to inequality based on race/ethnicity, gender, and class.
Prerequisite: None.
Registration Information: Graduate standing.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 772  Marxian Political Economy  Credits: 3 (3-0-0)

Course Description: Marxian method, relevance of Marxian approach, and relation to other economic approaches.
Prerequisite: ECON 505.
Term Offered: Fall.
Grade Mode: Traditional.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 784  Supervised College Teaching  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 792A  Seminar: Theory  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 792C  Seminar: Social and Political  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 792D  Seminar: Quantitative Analysis  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 792E  Seminar: Development  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 793  Seminar--Doctoral Research  Credits: 3 (0-0-3)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: (ECON 704 and ECON 705 and ECON 706) and (ECON 735 or AREC 735).
Term Offered: Spring.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 795  Independent Study  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.

ECON 799  Dissertation  Credits: Var[1-18] (0-0-0)

Course Description:
Prerequisite: None.
Restriction: Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.
Grade Mode: Instructor Option.
Special Course Fee: No.