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Courses for Next Semester

Summer 2019 class schedule will post early April. In the meantime, check which courses may be offered in the course catalog.

Fall 2019

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.

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65609Lecture Staff 370
01165610

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

Lecture
Soumyajit Chakraborty - soumyajitchakraborty@unm.edu3142
01265611

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall 325

Lecture
Jake Organ - jakeorgan@unm.edu31
01465612

MWF 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Staff 347
01865247

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

Lecture
Staff 327
01965248

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

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kevin M Estes - estes@unm.edu3102

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.

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00165261

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

Lecture
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu324
00265262

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

Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu329
00565636

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu351
01365263

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 225

Lecture
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu337
01565264

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Brady P Horn - bhorn@unm.edu351
01766365

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Economics 1002

Lecture
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - claudiadf@unm.edu354
01866366

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Staff 322

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).

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00465634

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

Lecture
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu38
00562198

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

Lecture
Janie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 10

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).

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00165652

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

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

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.

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00557146

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

Lecture
Andrew L Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu326

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.

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00463047

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

Lecture
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - claudiadf@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 5

Determinants of labor force, wage levels and structures, and employment; human capital theory and discrimination, economic consequences of trade union and government intervention. Prerequisite: 300.

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00166368

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Economics 1052

Lecture
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu315

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

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00266456

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

Lecture
Kira Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 12

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.

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00165653

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

Lecture
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu311

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: MATH 1350.

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00166373

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

Lecture
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu313

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

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00265635

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Economics 1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David S Dixon - ddixon@unm.edu32

Specialized topics in health care economics including medical education, national health insurance, comparative systems, drug industry and other contemporary issues. Emphasis on empirical applications in the study of health care issues. For course content, consult the economics department. Course may be repeated without limit provided the topics vary. Prerequisite: 300 and 309 and **335.

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00165618

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

Topics
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu311

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.

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00159346

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

Topics
Richard Santos - santos@unm.edu310

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.

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00110145Independent StudyMelissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 35
00210146Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu1 TO 35
00510151Independent StudyAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu1 TO 35
00752193


Independent Study
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu1 TO 35
00810156Independent StudyJanie Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 35
00910157Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu1 TO 35
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.

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00210202Independent StudyRobert P Berrens - rberrens@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
01067578


Independent Study
Melissa Binder - mbinder@unm.edu34

Prerequisite: 498.

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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
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.

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00366377

TR 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics 1008

Lecture
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu316

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.

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00266380

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

Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu317

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.

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00266383

MW 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics 1004

MW 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics 1008

Lecture
Staff 317

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

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00159367

TR 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics 1004

Lecture
Alok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu37

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.

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T: Policy and Evaluation Lab
00154649

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

Topics
Claudia Diaz Fuentes - claudiadf@unm.edu33

Dynamic optimization and optimal control theory applications (deterministic and stochastic) and computation methods with an emphasis on renewable resources. Prerequisite: 501 and 504.

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00165621

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

Lecture
Benjamin A Jones - bajones@unm.edu310

(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}

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00357912

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

Seminar
Robert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu46

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.

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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
00710237Independent StudyPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@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
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

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.

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00165620

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

Lecture
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu34

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.

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00165619

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

Lecture
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@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.

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W: Applied Econ Bootcamp
00166445

Aug. 12, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019
MTWRF 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Aug. 19, 2019 - Aug. 19, 2019
M 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Open Learning - Workshop
David Van Der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu118
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.

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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
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.

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00110300DissertationPhilip T Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
00210301DissertationAlok K Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 TO 121
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 127
Fees: $150
00710310DissertationRichard Santos - santos@unm.edu3 TO 124
Fees: $150
01110315DissertationRobert O Valdez - ROValdez@salud.unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
01210317DissertationRobert P Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 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 122
Fees: $150
02057446


Dissertation
Xiaoxue Li - lix@unm.edu3 TO 125
Fees: $150
02160631


Dissertation
Matias Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 TO 123
Fees: $150
02267891


Dissertation
Sarah S Stith - ssstith@unm.edu34
Fees: $150