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Fall 2018

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. Prerequisite for most upper-division courses. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences (NMCCN 2113).

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu39
00246628

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu324
00346629

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu311
00446630

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu325
00646632

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 16
00746633

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 16
00846634

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu318
00946635

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu315
01346639

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu325
01546641

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

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu322
01810122

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

Lecture
Disha Shende - dvshende@unm.edu382
01956268

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

Lecture
Jake Organ - jakeorgan@unm.edu358

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. Prerequisite for most upper division courses. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences (NMCCN 2123).

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00144323

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

Lecture
Staff 383
00262197

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Mitchell Hall 220

Lecture
Elmira Kalhor - ekalhor@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 18
01333818

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

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Catherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu394
01557021

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

Lecture
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu391

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).

Sections
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00562198

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu39

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).

Sections
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00162504

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

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.

Sections
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00557146

MWF 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 224

Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu327

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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CANCELLED
003
51437Lecture Staff 35
00463047

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Economics 1004

Lecture
Mengqi Liu - mliu@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 8

Nature of modern firms and markets: relationship of market structure, conduct and performance, including analysis of antitrust policy, public utility regulation and 'deregulation' of some industries. Prerequisite: **300.

Sections
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CANCELLED
002
62146Lecture Staff 313
00363316

MW 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu325

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 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu323

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
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 12

Taxation, governmental borrowing, financial administration and public expenditures. Prerequisite: **300.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00162092

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu39

Interdisciplinary STEM course examining real world problems like those faced by underserved communities (poverty, environment, education, and health) using empirical tools, public policy perspectives. Students use data analytical tools to explore implementable solutions. Topics vary. Prerequisite: STAT 145.

Sections
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00163504

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

Lecture
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu38

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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CANCELLED
001
59344Seminar Staff 38
Sem: Behavioral Game Theory
00262135

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Mitchell Hall 121

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Catherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu33

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 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu36
Fees: $25

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

T 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Economics 1002

Topics
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu319

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 35
00610153Independent StudyChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu1 TO 35
00752193


Independent Study
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu1 TO 310
00810156Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 35
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
01335729Independent StudyBenjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu1 TO 35
01443266


Independent Study
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 35
01555633


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


Independent Study
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu45
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: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00239751

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

Lecture
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu314

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: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110224

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

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

Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu314

Closed and open economy macroeconomics. Aggregate demand and supply. Different models of business cycles. Micro foundations of macroeconomics. Restriction: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00139636

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

Lecture
Christine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu311

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: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00136250

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

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

Lecture
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu311
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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00159367

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

Lecture
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu311

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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Policy and Evaluation Lab
00154649

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

Topics
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu33

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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
CANCELLED
001
59347Lecture Staff 34
00263467

TR 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Economics 1004

Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu312

(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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00357912

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

Seminar
Robert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu45

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 35
00610236Independent StudyChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu1 TO 35
00710237Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@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
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
CANCELLED
022
61232Independent Study Staff 1 TO 32

Applications of economic theory and empirical analysis including information and agency problems, organization of markets for health care, and influence of government policies on medical innovation and population health. Prerequisite: 509 and 513.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: ECON of Risky Hlth Behavrs
CANCELLED
001
62093Topics Staff 34
T: ECON of Risky Hlth Behavrs
00263274

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Economics 1008

Topics
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu316

Overview of sustainable development concepts, models, and policy issues, with an emphasis on sustainable uses of all types of capital - physical, human, social, and environmental - in an international context. Prerequisite: 501 and 506.

Sections
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00162094

MW 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 6

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. 13, 2018 - Aug. 17, 2018
MTWRF 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Economics 1002

Open Learning - Workshop
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu114
00261233

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

Workshop
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu32
W: Policy Seminar
00359561

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

Workshop
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu15

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
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 125
Fees: $150
00210301DissertationAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 TO 122
Fees: $150
00310302DissertationMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
00438916


Dissertation
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
00610308DissertationJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 TO 121
Fees: $150
00710310DissertationRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
00810312DissertationChristine Sauer - sauer@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01010314DissertationCatherine S Krause - kkrause@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01110315DissertationRobert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01210317DissertationRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
CANCELLED
016
43215Dissertation Staff 3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01744345


Dissertation
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01846657


Dissertation
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01946658


Dissertation
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $150
02057446


Dissertation
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $150
02160631


Dissertation
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 TO 121
Fees: $150