Current Graduate Classes


Schedule as of December 1, 2022

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
00366377

MW  1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Economics  1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Yuting    Yang - yutingyang@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: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00266380

TR  8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Economics  1008

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

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
00266383

MW  4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics  1008

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Xiaoyang    Wang - xiaoyangwang@unm.edu37
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

MW  1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Economics  1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Alok  K  Bohara - bohara@unm.edu31
Fees: $ 25

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  1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Economics  1008

Web Enhanced - Topics
Claudia    Diaz Fuentes - claudiadf@unm.edu38
00274706

   

Topics
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu32

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
00172828

M  4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics  1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Robert  P  Berrens - rberrens@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
00173807

TR  4:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Economics  1008

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Robert  P  Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu42

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
00310233Independent StudyJanie    Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu1 TO 34
00434456

   

Web Enhanced - Independent Study
Melissa    Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 33
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 34
01229112Independent StudyBenjamin  A  Jones - bajones@unm.edu1 TO 35
01340317

   

Independent Study
Yuting    Yang - yutingyang@unm.edu1 TO 35
01642488

   

Independent Study
Brady  P  Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 34
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.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00172840

R  4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics  1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Xiaoxue    Li - lix@unm.edu34

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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00172838

T  4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Economics  1052

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu37

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: Applied Economics Bootcamp
00172899

Aug. 15, 2022 - Aug. 29, 2022
MTWRF  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Economics  1008

Open Learning - Workshop
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu17
W: Policy Seminar
00274429

W  11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Economics  1008

Web Enhanced - Workshop
Melissa    Binder - mbinder@unm.edu310
W: Policy Seminar
CANCELLED
003
59561Workshop Staff 110

Faculty-supervised investigative study that results in the development and writing of a master’s thesis. Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
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
01136426ThesisYuting    Yang - yutingyang@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
01868194

   

Thesis
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu1 TO 65

Faculty-supervised investigative study that results in the development and writing of a doctoral dissertation. Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00110300DissertationPhilip  T  Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu3 TO 125
00210301DissertationAlok  K  Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 TO 125
00310302DissertationMelissa    Binder - mbinder@unm.edu3 TO 125
00438916

   

Dissertation
David    van der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu3 TO 124
00610308DissertationJanie    Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 TO 125
00710310DissertationRichard    Santos - santos@unm.edu3 TO 125
01110315DissertationYuting    Yang - yutingyang@unm.edu3 TO 125
01210317DissertationRobert  P  Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 TO 124
01744345

   

Dissertation
Brady  P  Horn - bhorn@unm.edu3 TO 123
01846657

   

Dissertation
Jingjing    Wang - wangj@unm.edu3 TO 123
01946658

   

Dissertation
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 TO 122
02057446

   

Dissertation
Xiaoxue    Li - lix@unm.edu3 TO 124
02160631

   

Dissertation
Matias    Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 TO 122
02368049

   

Dissertation
Sarah  S  Stith - ssstith@unm.edu3 TO 124
02468412

   

Dissertation
Andrew  L  Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu3 TO 125
02571731

   

Dissertation
Benjamin  A  Jones - bajones@unm.edu3 TO 124

This course develops fundamental economic theory using differential calculus and linear algebra and emphasizes the methodology of constructing and applying appropriate models in quantitative analysis with an emphasis on static and dynamic optimization. Restriction: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics or permission or instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00158153

TR  4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics  1052

Lecture
David    van der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu33

Micro foundations of macroeconomics. Introduction to dynamic macroeconomics; optimal economic policy; and theories of economic growth. Restriction: admitted to M.A. Economics or Ph.D. Economics.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00152547

MW  1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Economics  1052

Lecture
Matias    Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu311

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

MW  4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics  1052

Lecture
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu310
Fees: $ 25

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
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00152526

TR  4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics  1008

Lecture
Brady  P  Horn - bhorn@unm.edu38

Dynamic optimization and optimal control theory applications with an emphasis on empirical. Models of natural resource utilization. Energy, minerals, fisheries, forest resources, ground- and surface water, and environmental and ecological stocks. Prerequisite: 501 and 504.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00158134

M  1:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Economics  1004

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jingjing    Wang - wangj@unm.edu36

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 35
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
01857828

   

Independent Study
Melissa    Binder - mbinder@unm.edu1 TO 35

Advanced topics in public economics. Topics will vary; course can be repeated for credit if topics differ. Restriction: permission of instructor.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
T: Labor & Public Economics
00157486

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Economics  1008

Topics
Sarah  S  Stith - ssstith@unm.edu313

Role of foreign direct investment, foreign aid, remittances, and other financial flows for economic development and growth. Causes and consequences of currency and financial crises in developing countries. Balance of payments problems, international debt, and structural adjustment programs. Prerequisite: 501 and 506.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00158149

MW  4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Economics  1004

Lecture
Alok  K  Bohara - bohara@unm.edu36

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  11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Economics  1008

Workshop
Melissa    Binder - mbinder@unm.edu310

Faculty-supervised investigative study that results in the development and writing of a master’s thesis. 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
01638234

   

Thesis
Brady  P  Horn - bhorn@unm.edu1 TO 64
01739646

   

Thesis
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu1 TO 65

Faculty-supervised investigative study that results in the development and writing of a doctoral dissertation. Offered on a CR/NC basis only.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00129511DissertationPhilip  T  Ganderton - gandini@unm.edu3 TO 125
00229512DissertationAlok  K  Bohara - bohara@unm.edu3 TO 124
00329513DissertationMelissa    Binder - mbinder@unm.edu3 TO 125
00454726

   

Dissertation
Andrew  L  Goodkind - agoodkind@unm.edu3 TO 125
00629516DissertationJanie    Chermak - jchermak@unm.edu3 TO 124
00729518DissertationRichard    Santos - santos@unm.edu3 TO 125
01129522DissertationBenjamin  A  Jones - bajones@unm.edu3 TO 125
01229523DissertationRobert  P  Berrens - rberrens@unm.edu3 TO 125
01435665DissertationMatias    Fontenla - fontenla@unm.edu3 TO 125
01535912DissertationDavid    van der Goes - dvandergoes@salud.unm.edu3 TO 124
01636955

   

Dissertation
Jingjing    Wang - wangj@unm.edu3 TO 125
01937489

   

Dissertation
Brady  P  Horn - bhorn@unm.edu3 TO 123
02041444

   

Dissertation
Kira    Villa - kmvilla@unm.edu3 TO 123
02144033

   

Dissertation
Xiaoxue    Li - lix@unm.edu3 TO 122
02248967

   

Dissertation
Sarah  S  Stith - ssstith@unm.edu3 TO 124