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Courses for Next Semester

This only lists regular classes. To see the online classes, please visit the Registrar's class schedule.

Spring 2020

Macroeconomics is the study of national and global economies. Topics include output, unemployment and inflation; and how they are affected by financial systems, fiscal and monetary policies. Prerequisite for most upper-division courses. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00150036

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Kiva 104

Lecture
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu336
01050128

MWF 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu360
01150129

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Northrop Hall (Earth&Plan Sci) 122

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu356
01752516

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Mitchell Hall 120

Lecture
Jake Organ - jakeorgan@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 11

This course will provide a broad overview of microeconomics. Microeconomics is the study of issues specific to households, firms, or industries with an emphasis on the role of markets. Topics discussed will include household and firm behavior, demand and supply, government intervention, market structures, and the efficient allocation of resources.Prerequisite for most upper division courses. Meets New Mexico Lower Division General Education Common Core Curriculum Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
01050145

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

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu319
01150146

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Education 104

Lecture
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu358
01250147

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Mitchell Hall 102

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu346
01352602

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Mitchell Hall 115

Lecture
Staff 316
01652572

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 125

Lecture
Soumyajit Chakraborty - SoChakraborty@salud.unm.edu358
01952528

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu350

Topics will vary, but all introduce students to economics approaches by studying contemporary and historical social issues.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Hlth Econ, Politics &Policy
00150168

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 231

Topics
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - claudiadf@unm.edu31

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: 2110 and 2120 and (307 or MATH 1430 or MATH 1512).

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00145180

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Mitchell Hall 120

Lecture
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu312

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: 2110 and 2120 and (307 or MATH 1430 or MATH 1512).

Sections
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00145181

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Social Sciences 1111

Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu313

Introduces math, data, and writing skills that are essential for understanding, interpreting and communicating economics concepts. Prerequisite: MATH 1220 or MATH 1240 or ACT Math =>26 or SAT Math Section =>620 or ACCUPLACER College-Level Math =>100. Pre- or corequisite: 2110 or 2120.

Sections
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00237844

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

Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu335

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: 2110 and 2120 and MATH 1350.

Sections
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00129452

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

Lecture
Mohammad Mashiur Rahman - mmashiur70@unm.edu313
00235991

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Economics 1004

Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu39
00439715

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

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Xiaoyang Wang - xiaoyangwang@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 8

Explores trends in income distribution especially across and within groups and examines theories explaining behavior and outcomes. Public policy concerning poverty and discrimination is studied and discussed. Prerequisite: 300.

Sections
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00147864

T 7:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 12

Use and management of natural resources and systems useful to humans. Issues include: why natural resources are important, economic growth impact, optimal exploitation and identification and management of environmental concerns. Prerequisite: 300.

Sections
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00152518

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu315

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

Sections
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00152575

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

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kevin M Estes - estes@unm.edu36

Development of the principle economic doctrines and schools of economic thought from the Physiocrats to Keynes. Prerequisite: 2110 and 2120.

Sections
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00152519

W 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu37

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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Sem: ECON Game Theory
00148235

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Mitchell Hall 107

Seminar
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu310

Computer modeling of economic time series using univariate Box-Jenkins models and multivariate vector autoregressive models. Intervention models to assess policy impacts such as gun control, environmental law, tax changes and social programs. Prerequisite: 309.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00152520

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Ortega Hall 106

Lecture
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 9

Determinants of patterns of international trade and comparative advantage. Trade restrictions and gains from trade. International factor movements. Prerequisite: 300 and 309.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00152527

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Social Sciences 1111

Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu311

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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Envrionmental Economics
00153539

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

Topics
Robert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 Section Full

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
00129453Independent StudyMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 32
00229454Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 32
00435838Independent StudyBrady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 32
00529457Independent StudyAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 32
00829461Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 32
00929462Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 32
01029463Independent StudyRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 34
01129464Independent StudyXiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu1 TO 32
01335663


Independent Study
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu1 TO 32
01437383


Independent Study
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu1 TO 32
01636956


Independent Study
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu1 TO 32
01738073


Independent Study
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu1 TO 3 Section Full
Waitlist: 1
01841626


Independent Study
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu1 TO 32

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
00137384


Independent Study
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu32
00239578


Independent Study
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu32
00339579


Independent Study
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu31
00439941


Independent Study
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu32
00544520Independent StudyDavid S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu32
00649206


Independent Study
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu35

Prerequisite: 498.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00329478


Independent Study
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu41
00429479


Independent Study
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu42
00529480


Independent Study
Robert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu42
00629481


Independent Study
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu42
00834935


Independent Study
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu42
00937846


Independent Study
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu42
01038181


Independent Study
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu42
01139943


Independent Study
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu42
01249163


Independent Study
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu45

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
00152547

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu310

Theory and applications: ordinary and generalized least squares, hypothesis testing, dummy variable and distributed lag models; simultaneous equation and two stage least square models; forecasting. Emphasis on computer modeling. Prerequisite: 508.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00142953

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Economics 1004

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Economics 1008

Lecture
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu39

Competitive equilibrium and welfare economics. Topics from imperfect competition, decision making under uncertainty, introduction to game theory and distribution theory. Prerequisite: 501 and 504.

Sections
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00152526

M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu310

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: Policy and Evaluation Lab
00140070

M 1:30 PM - 3:50 PM
Economics 1008

Topics
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - claudiadf@unm.edu310

Causes and consequences of environmental externalities. Design and implementation of alternative policy instruments. Theory and methods to measure economic value of market and non-market environmental services. Prerequisite: 501 and 504.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00152522

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

Lecture
Robert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 4

(Also offered as WR 572) Practical aspects of the different technical models used by water resources professionals; hydrological, economic, ecological, etc. Students use models to solve problems. Emphasis on oral, written and graphic communication. Prerequisite: (2120 or 300) and (CE 541 or CE 542 or EPS 562 or WR 576) and WR 571.

Sections
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00134340

TR 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1004

TR 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics 1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu44

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
00129482Independent StudyMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 35
00229483Independent StudyRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 35
00329484Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 35
00529485Independent StudyAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 35
00729487Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 35
01029489Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 35
01129490Independent StudyMatias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu1 TO 34
01235936Independent StudyXiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu1 TO 35
01336394


Independent Study
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu1 TO 35
01436395


Independent Study
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu1 TO 35
01539580


Independent Study
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu31
01636925


Independent Study
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 32
01741161


Independent Study
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu1 TO 35

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
00152524

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Economics 1052

Topics
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu311

Topics in international/sustainable development . Emphasis on empirical modeling and analysis, using data for developing countries. including large-scale surveys. Exposure to econometric methods, simulations, GIS applications, and macro/micro-development modeling tools. Prerequisite: 501 and 506 and 510.

Sections
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00152525

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

Topics
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu310

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
W: Policy Seminar
00245479

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

Workshop
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu110

Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00229496ThesisRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu1 TO 65
00329497ThesisMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 65
00429498ThesisJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 65
00629499ThesisAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 65
00729500ThesisXiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu1 TO 65
00829501ThesisPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 65
00929502ThesisRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 65
01136277


Thesis
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu1 TO 65
01234454ThesisDavid Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01435664ThesisMatias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu1 TO 65
01535909ThesisRobert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu1 TO 65
01638234


Thesis
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 65
01739646


Thesis
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu1 TO 65

Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00129511DissertationPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
00229512DissertationAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 TO 1212
Fees: $210
00329513DissertationMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
00629516DissertationJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 TO 1210
Fees: $210
00729518DissertationRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
01129522DissertationBenjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
01229523DissertationRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
01435665DissertationMatias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $210
01535912DissertationDavid Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
01636955


Dissertation
Jingjing Wang - wangj@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
01737216


Dissertation
Robert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
01937489


Dissertation
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $210
02041444


Dissertation
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $210
02144033


Dissertation
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu3 TO 122
Fees: $210
02248967


Dissertation
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $210

Online Classes

CRNCourseSectionTitleCreditsInstructor
6603521101Macroeconomic Principles3Pun, Khusiman
6524921105Macroeconomic Principles3Reiser, Cristina
67613211017Macroeconomic Principles3Staff
65250211021Macroeconomic Principles3Reiser, Cristina
65251211022Macroeconomic Principles3Pun, Khusiman
6526521203Microeconomic Principles3Reiser, Cristina
6603221204Microeconomic Principles3Khatiwada, Niraj
6603421206Microeconomic Principles3Khatiwada, Niraj
65270212016Microeconomic Principles3Reiser, Cristina
6527821302Personal Investing3Ganderton, Philip
625973001Intermediate Microeconomics I3Reiser, Cristina
565483002Intermediate Microeconomics I3Reiser, Cristina
565493032Intermediate Macroeconomics I3Dixon, David
630803033Intermediate Macroeconomics I3Dixon, David
625983071Economics Tools3Reiser, Cristina
625993072Economics Tools3Reiser, Cristina
628513091Intro Stats & Econometrics3Dixon, David
628523092Intro Stats & Econometrics3Dixon, David
627313301Consumer Economics3Fontenla, Matias
660523302Consumer Economics3Fontenla, Matias
627323351Health Economics3Van Der Goes, David
660493352Health Economics3Van Der Goes, David