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Fall 2017

Economics on a national scale: determination of national income, employment level, inflation and impact of policies affecting money supply, interest rates and government programs. Current macroeconomic issues and problems. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences (NMCCN 2113). (Prerequisite for most upper-division courses).

Sections
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00132502

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

R 5:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 327

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu31
00246628

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

R 6:00 PM - 6:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 327

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu38
00346629

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 327

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu3 Section Full
00446630

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu32
00646632

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu3 Section Full
00746633

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 327

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu31
00846634

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 326

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu32
00946635

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 327

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu33
CANCELLED
011
46637Lecture Staff 310
01346639

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu33
01546641

MW 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Woodward Lecture Hall 101

F 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Cristina Reiser - creiser@unm.edu311
01810122

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Larry A Waldman - lwaldman@unm.edu322
01956268

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Education 103

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jose R Bucheli Penafiel - jbucheli@unm.edu310

Exploration of individual consumer behavior, production decisions by the firm and supply and demand relationships in the marketplace. Examination of the international dimension of production and consumption choices. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences (NMCCN 2123). (Prerequisite for most upper division courses.)

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00144323

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Education 103

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu34
01333818

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jake Organ - jakeorgan@unm.edu314
01557021

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Education 103

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Daniel E Clayton - claytond@unm.edu35

Introduction to environmental and natural resource issues of both global and local scale. Investigates basic causes and consequences of environmental problems including interrelated physical and social science dimensions.

Sections
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00159342

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 318

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Michael B Goodwin - mbgoodwin@salud.unm.edu3 Section Full

Intermediate analysis of microeconomic theory and concepts. Topics include consumer behavior and demand, production and costs, price and output under both perfect competition and pure monopoly. Prerequisite: 105 and 106 and (307 or MATH 162 or MATH 180).

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CANCELLED
001
10133Lecture Staff 3 Section Full
CANCELLED
003
44709Lecture Staff 3 Section Full
00460358

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Mitchell Hall 208

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu3 Section Full

Theories of national income determination in explaining business cycles; aggregate supply; and the role of expectations. Role of monetary and fiscal policies in stabilizing the economy. Prerequisite: 105 and 106 and (307 or MATH 162 or MATH 180).

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00124942

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu3 Section Full
CANCELLED
003
44320Lecture Staff 3 Section Full
00460359

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Economics 1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu31

Introduces math, data, and writing skills that are essential for understanding, interpreting and communicating economics concepts. Prerequisite: MATH 121 or MATH 150 or ACT Math =>26 or SAT Math Section =>620 or ACCUPLACER College-Level Math =>100. Pre- or corequisite: 105 or 106.

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00557146

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 330

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu39

Introductory statistics, probability, probability distributions and hypothesis testing. Basic econometric techniques emphasizing estimation of economic relationships and the use of econometric models in forecasting. Prerequisite: 105 and 106 and STAT 145.

Sections
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00152804

MW 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - cdiazfuentes@salud.unm.edu32
00210136

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Xuanhao He - xuanhah@unm.edu35
00351437

MW 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - cdiazfuentes@salud.unm.edu35

Theories of development and growth. Problems facing developing countries and possible solutions. Historical case studies of some developing countries. Prerequisite: **300 and **303.

Sections
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00254544

MW 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu34

Firms and markets; interactions of firms in markets that are noncompetitive (oligopolistic and monopolistic); various government policies to control the behavior of firms with market power. Prerequisite: **300.

Sections
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00257485

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu36

Market concepts and health care issues. Economic assessment of the U.S. health care system. Explores physician supply and demand, hospitals, malpractice, pharmaceuticals, insurance and related topics. Prerequisite: 105 and 106.

Sections
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00130844

T 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu3 Section Full

Introduction to economics of environmental management problems, conceptual tools and policy applications: resource scarcity and sustainability, efficiency and equity, property rights and externalities, benefit-cost analysis and discounting, provision of public goods and nonmarket valuation. Prerequisite: 105 and 106.

Sections
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00137116

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Mitchell Hall 205

Lecture
Samrat B Kunwar - sbkunwar@unm.edu3 Section Full

Topics will vary. Offered on an occasional basis. For course content, consult the economics department. Course may be repeated without limit provided the topics differ. Prerequisite: **300 and **303.

Sections
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00159344

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Economics 1004

Seminar
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu31
CANCELLED
002
59343Web Enhanced - Seminar Staff 36
Sem: Sust Econ Issues in Nepal
00361562

Out of Country ONE

Seminar
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 316

A survey course designed to develop those mathematical results and methods which find frequent use in economic analysis. Prerequisite: **300 and **303.

Sections
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00156279

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu311

Intermediate econometric techniques with strong emphasis on computer modeling of applied economic problems. Covers autocorrelation, heteroscedasticity, multicollinearity, dummy variable and distributed lag model and the use of econometric models in forecasting. Prerequisite: **309.

Sections
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00159345

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - cdiazfuentes@salud.unm.edu35

Wage theory, industrial relations, migration, discrimination, comparative labor problems, special groups in the work force and other contemporary topics. Emphasis on economic implications and the role of public policy in these labor topics. Prerequisite: **309 and *320.

Sections
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00159346

W 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Economics 1052

Topics
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu34

Focus on public policy and regulation. Specialized issues such as development and management of water, mineral, energy, air quality, forest and fishery resources, resource scarcity, sustainability, non-stationary pollution, water quality and global resource distribution. Prerequisite: **300 and **309.

Sections
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T: Envir Resource & Ecol Econ
00161382

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Topics
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu31

For senior students wishing to study topics not covered in an existing course or in more detail. Requirements will be agreed upon between student and instructor. Prerequisite: **300 and **303 and **309.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110145Independent StudyMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 35
00210146Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 35
00310147Independent StudyCatherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu1 TO 35
00510151Independent StudyAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 32
00610153Independent StudyChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu1 TO 35
00752193


Web Enhanced - Independent Study
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu1 TO 39
00810156Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 33
00910157Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 35
01010158Independent StudyRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 34
01110159Independent StudyBrady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 35
01210160


Independent Study
Jennifer A Thacher - jthacher@unm.edu1 TO 35
01335729Independent StudyBenjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu1 TO 35
01443266


Independent Study
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 34
01555633


Web Enhanced - Independent Study
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu1 TO 35
01658377


Independent Study
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu1 TO 35

Open to juniors or seniors with an overall grade point average of at least 3.2 and approval of the department. Prerequisite: **309. Restriction: junior or senior standing and permission of department.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110200Independent StudyCatherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu35
00210202Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu35
00310205Independent StudyBenjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu35
00410206Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu35
00510207Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu35
00610208Independent StudyAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu35
00728354Independent StudyBenjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu35
00844337


Independent Study
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu35
00944338


Independent Study
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu35

Prerequisite: 498.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00210218


Independent Study
Christine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu45
00310219


Independent Study
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu45
00410220


Independent Study
Philip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu45
00510221


Independent Study
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu45
00725261


Independent Study
Catherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu45
00833311


Web Enhanced - Independent Study
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu44
00933548


Independent Study
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu45
01055753


Independent Study
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu45

Topics include producer and consumer theory, duality and welfare measures, competitive markets and monopoly and decision making under uncertainty. Restriction: enrolled in Economics graduate degree program.

Sections
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00239751

TR 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu37

Calculus and matrix theory as applied to macro and micro models. Unconstrained and constrained optimization; static and comparative static analysis; introduction to dynamic analysis. Restriction: enrolled in Economics graduate degree program.

Sections
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00110224

MW 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1004

MW 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu39

Closed and open economy macroeconomics. Aggregate demand and supply. Different models of business cycles. Micro foundations of macroeconomics. Restriction: enrolled in Economics graduate degree program.

Sections
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00139636

MW 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Christine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu36

Discrete and continuous probability distributions; expectations; joint, conditional marginal distributions; hypothesis testing; least squares estimators; violation of the least squares principle. Econometric software with applications. Restriction: enrolled in Economics graduate degree program.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00136250

TR 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1004

TR 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu35
Fees: $25

Simultaneous equation methods, nonlinear least squares, maximum likelihood method, qualitative dependent variable models, asymptotic properties and test statistics. Emphasis on computer modeling. Prerequisite: 509.

Sections
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00159367

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Economics 1004

Lecture
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu33

Special topics in applied economics as they pertain to the major fields and support courses. Available for use by visiting faculty. Prerequisite: 501 and 504. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
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T: Evaluation Lab I
00154649

M 1:20 PM - 3:50 PM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Topics
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu3 Section Full

Special topics in environmental and natural resource economics. Credit can be earned more than once, as the topic and content will vary by instructor. Prerequisite: 501.

Sections
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00159347

W 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu34

(Also offered as WR 571) Students examine contemporary issues in water resource systems, including water quality; ecosystem health; stakeholder concerns; economics; and water supply, policy, management and allocation. Emphasis on teamwork, cooperation, and oral, written and graphic communication. {Fall}

Sections
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00357912

TR 4:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Economics 1052

Seminar
Robert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu47

An independent study course on economic problems or issues. The study is carried out under the supervision of an economics faculty member. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110231Independent StudyMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 35
00210232Independent StudyRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 35
00310233Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 35
00434456


Independent Study
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 35
00510235Independent StudyAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 34
00610236Independent StudyChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu1 TO 35
00710237Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 35
00810238Independent StudyDavid S Brookshire - brookshi@unm.edu1 TO 35
00910239Independent StudyCatherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu1 TO 35
01010240Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 35
01155316


Independent Study
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu1 TO 35
01229112Independent StudyBenjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu1 TO 35
01340317


Independent Study
Robert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01440407


Independent Study
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 35
01642488


Independent Study
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 35
01743159


Independent Study
Jennifer A Thacher - jthacher@unm.edu1 TO 35
01944341


Independent Study
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
02046355


Independent Study
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 35
02157445


Independent Study
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu1 TO 35
02261232


Independent Study
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - cdiazfuentes@salud.unm.edu1 TO 31

Introduction to advanced study of public economics, including theoretical and empirical analysis of market failures and government interventions. Topics include externalities and public goods, social insurance programs, education policies, optimal taxation, income distribution, and government expenditures. Prerequisite: 501 and 508.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
CANCELLED
001
59348Lecture Staff 3 Section Full
00260360

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Economics 1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu3 Section Full

Economic growth and development, poverty and inequality, population growth. Credit markets and microfinance, risk and insurance. Role of government in development. Urbanization and rural-urban migration. Prerequisite: 501 and 506.

Sections
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00159349

M 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu31

Research problems. Student presentations of methodology and results. Research projects may be student-directed or undertaken in conjunction with regular and/or visiting faculty. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00161301

Aug. 14, 2017 - Aug. 18, 2017
MTWRF 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Economics 1052

Open Learning - Workshop
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu110
00261233

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Economics 1004

Workshop
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu31
00359561

R 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Economics 1015

Web Enhanced - Workshop
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu17
W: Sust Econ Issues in Nepal
00461563

Out of Country ONE

Workshop
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 31

Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110273ThesisChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu1 TO 65
00210276ThesisRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 65
00310277ThesisMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 65
00410280ThesisJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 65
00551451


Thesis
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 65
00610284ThesisAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 65
00810286ThesisPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 65
00910287ThesisRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 65
01010289ThesisCatherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu1 TO 65
01136426ThesisRobert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01228947ThesisJennifer A Thacher - jthacher@unm.edu1 TO 65
01328974ThesisDavid Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01536869


Thesis
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 65
01744344


Thesis
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu1 TO 65

Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110300DissertationPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $18
00210301DissertationAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 TO 121
Fees: $18
00310302DissertationMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $18
00438916


Dissertation
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $18
00610308DissertationJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 TO 122
Fees: $18
00710310DissertationRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $18
00810312DissertationChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $18
01010314DissertationCatherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $18
01110315DissertationRobert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $18
01210317DissertationRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $18
01325214DissertationJennifer A Thacher - jthacher@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $18
01643215


Dissertation
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $18
01744345


Dissertation
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $18
01846657


Dissertation
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $18
01946658


Dissertation
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $18
02057446


Dissertation
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $18
02160631


Dissertation
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 TO 12 Section Full
Fees: $18