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Economics
Chair: Mohsen Bahmani-Oskoee BOL 868 229-4811

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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ECON-100: Introductory Economics (3 units; U ; SS)

A one semester survey of current national and international economic problems. Useful as preparation for Econ 103 and 104. Not required of economics majors.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students who have cr in Econ 103 & 104. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 18671 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Salem, Esmaeil BOL B56  
SS   3 LEC 002 18672 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Kasymova, Kamilla LAP N101  
SS   3 LEC 003 19519 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Pan, Shenyan MIT 361  
SS   3 LEC 004 20260 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Scholz, Kristin BOL B56  
SS   3 LEC 005 21547 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Pham, Linh BOL B46  
SS   3 LEC 006 18670 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Wang, Zheng BOL B46  
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www.uwm.edu/Dept/TARC and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email tarc@uwm.edu.

ECON-103: Principles of Microeconomics (3 units; U ; SS)

Economic reasoning; price determination, specialization, and efficiency. Applications include international trade, antitrust, environmental protection, highway congestion.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 001-309 only; or enroll in LEC 410 and any DIS 601-618.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 18675 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Haghani Rizi, Majid PHY 147  
SS   3 LEC 002 18676 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Javadi, Safoora PHY 147  
SS   3 LEC 003 18677 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Weber, Bryan LUB S195  
SS   3 LEC 004 18678 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Martin, Richard EMS E225  
SS   3 LEC 005 18679 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Ullman, Darin CUN 195  
SS   3 LEC 006 18680 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik LUB S230  
SS   3 LEC 007 32200 9:00 AM-11:40 AM F 01/21-05/08 Sahabehtabrizy, Saleh LUB N126  
SS   3 LEC 208 20218 - 01/21-05/08 Courey, Gabriel ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
SS   3 LEC 309 21554 10:00 AM-12:45 PM S 01/21-05/08 Jarrett, Uchechukwu NWQ 6590  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
SS   3 LEC 410 18674 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott BOL 150  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
SS     DIS 601 18681 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 01/21-05/08 Motavallizadeh Ardakani, Amid BOL B64  
SS     DIS 602 18682 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 01/21-05/08 Motavallizadeh Ardakani, Amid BOL B64  
SS     DIS 603 18683 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 01/21-05/08 Motavallizadeh Ardakani, Amid BOL B64  
SS     DIS 604 18684 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 01/21-05/08 Imlau, Sarah BOL B64  
SS     DIS 605 18685 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 01/21-05/08 Weber, Bryan BOL B68  
SS     DIS 606 18686 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 01/21-05/08 Haghani Rizi, Majid BOL B64  
SS     DIS 607 18687 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 01/21-05/08 Weber, Bryan BOL B68  
SS     DIS 608 18688 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 01/21-05/08 Scholz, Kristin BOL B64  
SS     DIS 609 18689 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 01/21-05/08 Scholz, Kristin BOL B64  
SS     DIS 610 18690 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/21-05/08 Motavallizadeh Ardakani, Amid BOL B64  
SS     DIS 611 18691 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Imlau, Sarah BOL B64  
SS     DIS 612 19520 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Martin, Richard BOL B68  
SS     DIS 613 19521 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Martin, Richard BOL B64  
SS     DIS 614 20063 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Haghani Rizi, Majid BOL B68  
SS     DIS 615 21087 9:00 AM-9:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Imlau, Sarah BOL B64  
SS     DIS 618 21558 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Imlau, Sarah BOL B64  

ECON-104: Principles of Macroeconomics (3 units; U ; SS)

Composition of national income, interrelationship of sectors; determination of national income and productivity; relationship between national income, inflation, money, interest rates; U.S. global economies interaction.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 001-307 only; or enroll in LEC 408 and any DIS 601-618.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 18693 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy LUB S151  
SS   3 LEC 002 18694 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Mohammadian, Amirhossein CHM 170  
SS   3 LEC 003 18695 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Saha, Sujata CUN 107  
SS   3 LEC 004 20252 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Ghodsi, Seyed Hesam CUN 107 PDF
SS   3 LEC 005 32233 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Ebadi, Esmaeil BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 206 19433 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G ONLINE WEB Word
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
For online tutoring, go to the UWM D2L site and search "Tutoring" for the TARC online tutoring site or email tarc@uwm.edu to be added.
SS   3 LEC 307 18696 1:00 PM-3:45 PM S 01/21-05/08 Huang, Anni BOL B95  
SS   3 LEC 408 18692 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca BOL 150  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
SS     DIS 601 18697 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 01/21-05/08 Kones, Alice BOL B68  
SS     DIS 602 18698 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 01/21-05/08 Pan, Shenyan BOL B68  
SS     DIS 603 18699 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 01/21-05/08 Storm, Eduard LUB S165  
SS     DIS 604 18700 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 01/21-05/08 Pham, Linh LUB S191  
SS     DIS 605 18701 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 01/21-05/08 Ghodsi, Seyed Hesam LUB S241  
SS     DIS 606 18702 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 01/21-05/08 Ghodsi, Seyed Hesam BOL B68  
SS     DIS 607 18703 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 01/21-05/08 Pham, Linh BOL B64  
SS     DIS 608 18704 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 01/21-05/08 Kones, Alice BOL B68  
SS     DIS 609 18705 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/21-05/08 Storm, Eduard BOL B68  
SS     DIS 610 22050 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 01/21-05/08 Pan, Shenyan PHY 145  
SS     DIS 611 18706 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Storm, Eduard CHM 197  
SS     DIS 612 19522 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Saha, Sujata LUB S263  
SS     DIS 613 21559 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Storm, Eduard BOL B68  
SS     DIS 615 20827 9:00 AM-9:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Mohammadian, Amirhossein BOL B68  
SS     DIS 618 21560 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Mohammadian, Amirhossein BOL B68  

ECON-110: Economics of Personal Finance (1 units; U )

Economics of personal financial management; development of successful financial skills; activity-based course with assignments emphasizing students' individual situations.

Notes:
No cr for students who have cr in Econ 258 w/same topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 LEC 002 33680 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 02/17-04/12 Motavalizadeh Ardakani, Omid PHY 147  
    1 LEC 003 33681 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 02/17-04/12 Sahabehtabrizy, Saleh PHY 143  
    1 LEC 004 33682 1:00 PM-1:50 PM TR 02/17-04/12 Motavalizadeh Ardakani, Omid LUB S191  
    1 LEC 201 21092 - 02/17-04/12 Neumann, Rebecca ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular UWM tuition will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Note: Course Dates 2/17 - 4/12

ECON-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 18707 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 18708 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 18709 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 18710 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 18711 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 18712 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 18713 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 18714 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 18715 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 18716 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 18717 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 18718 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 18719 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 18720 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 18721 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 18722 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 18723 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 19434 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 19435 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 22347 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 22348 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 22349 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 22350 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 22351 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 32285 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA  

ECON-210: Economic Statistics (3 units; U )

Basic probability and statistics; numerical and graphical methods of describing data, elementary probability, random variables and probability distributions, hypothesis testing, simple linear regression.

Notes:
Prereq: Math 105(P) or math placement level B or higher.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18724 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu LUB S263  
    3 LEC 002 18725 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Wagner, Loren BOL B40  
    3 LEC 203 21179 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON-248: Economics of Discrimination (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Use of economic theory to examine the history, current status, and policies regarding various minority groups in the United States. Applications include education, housing, jobs.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 18726 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Oberg, Phillip MER 131  

ECON-289: Internship in Economics, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of economics in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr granted for academic work based on 40 hrs in the internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 100-level course in Econ; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 16380 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 16381 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 16382 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 16383 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 16384 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 16385 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 16386 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 16387 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 16388 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 16389 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 16390 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 16391 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 16392 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 16393 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 16394 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 16395 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 017 16396 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 018 19324 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 019 19325 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 020 19326 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 021 22352 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 022 22353 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 023 22354 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 024 22355 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 025 32286 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA  

ECON-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 16378 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

ECON-301: Intermediate Microeconomics (3 units; U )

Contemporary theory of consumption, production, pricing, resource allocation, and distribution.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 103(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18727 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Motamedi, Mehrnoush BOL B52  
    3 LEC 202 21088 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON-302: Intermediate Macroeconomics (3 units; U )

Analysis of savings, production, investment and other aggregates in the national and international economy as related to the determination of national income, inflation, and unemployment.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18728 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip END 103  
    3 LEC 002 19512 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Yukhov, Alexey BOL B40  

ECON-310: Research Methods for Economics (3 units; U/G )

Statistical research methods, especially cross-section and time-series regression, applied to evaluation of empirical literature and a directed research project.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students who have cr in Econ 513(531). Prereq: jr st; Econ 210(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22098 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong SAB 240  

ECON 325(330): Money and Banking (3 units; U )

Stocks, bonds, derivatives, foreign exchange. Analysis of commercial banks, investment banks, brokerages, etc. Domestic and international monetary theory and policy. Risk insurances, regulations, deregulation..

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18729 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Kones, Alice END 110  
    3 LEC 002 18730 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Motavalizadeh Ardakani, Omid NWQ 6590  

ECON 328(428): Environmental Economics (3 units; U )

Evaluating public policy of environmental and natural resources. Regulation of pollution, endangered species, natural resources, and other case studies.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 103(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21566 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura CHM 197  

ECON-351: Introduction to International Economic Relations (3 units; U )

International economics and finance, determinants and structure of international trade, commercial policy, foreign exchange markets, and balance of payments.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students who have cr in both Econ 454 & 455. Prereq: Econ 100(P); or both 103(P) & 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18731 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit LUB N110  
    3 LEC 002 20826 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Khadem Sameni, Mona BOL B56  
    3 LEC 203 22106 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON-353: Economic Development (3 units; U )

Examination of determinants of growth, modernization, poverty, and inequality in developing countries of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Analysis of development strategies.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 103(P) & 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18732 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Fariditavana, Hadiseh BOL B56  
    3 LEC 202 22090 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON 404(453): Economic Applications of Game Theory (3 units; U )

Strategic interaction among decision makers. Studies multi-party decision problems of a firm, a government, or a country.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 301(R) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20902 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian BOL B60  

ECON-415: Economics of Employment and Labor Relations (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of wage setting, labor markets, human capital and collective bargaining. Study of labor standards, regulation and the role of unions and government.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 103(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 18733 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Barati, Mehdi BOL B40  
    3 LEC 002 18734 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 01/27-05/08 Drewianka, Scott BOL B56 PDF

ECON-426: Public Economics (3 units; U/G )

Economic analysis of government and policy, including taxation and expenditures, policy responses to market failures, redistributional programs, and related topics.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 104(P) & 301(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21185 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott LUB S191 PDF

ECON 447(451): Labor Economics (3 units; U/G )

The economics of unions, minimum wage, poverty and welfare programs; influence of international trade on domestic labor markets. Study of labor supply and labor demand.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 301(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20765 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John BOL B40  

ECON 450(221): Health Economics (3 units; U/G )

Efficiency of medical care, health insurance and access to care, alternative models of health care delivery, health behaviors and public policy.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 103(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32236 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen NWQ 6590  

ECON-454: International Trade (3 units; U/G )

Why countries trade; who wins, who loses; facts about world trade; political economy of trade. Balance of payments, Asian crisis, European Union, American wage dispersion.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 301(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32237 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik END 107  

ECON-458: Selected Topics in Economics: (3 units; U/G )

Variable content course designed to focus on special topics not normally discussed in detail in other existing courses.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st & cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Experimental Economics
    3 LEC 001 22099 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian BOL B64  

ECON-489: Internship in Economics, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of economics in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr granted for academic work based on 40 hrs in the Internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in Econ; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 16397 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 16398 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 17931 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 16399 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 16400 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 16401 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 16402 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 16403 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 16404 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 16405 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 16406 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 16407 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 16408 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 16409 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 16410 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 16411 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 017 16412 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 018 19327 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 019 19328 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 020 19329 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 021 22356 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 022 22357 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 023 22358 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 024 22359 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 025 32287 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA  

ECON-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 16379 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
International Relations
    3 LEC 102 34224 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
London, UK
China in the Global Economy
    3 LEC 103 34258 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Beijing, China.
Economy and Society after 1945
    3 LEC 104 34266 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Marburg, Germany.

ECON 513(531): Introduction to Econometrics (3 units; U )

Multiple regression, generalized least squares, specification analysis, multicollinearity, multiple equations including simultaneous equations.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 413(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21217 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan BOL B87 PDF

ECON-606: Mathematical Economics II (3 units; U/G )

Difference and differential equations applied to economic variables such as human capital, consumption, learning, energy use, and pollution. Essential preparation for graduate work.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 506(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22213 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Wang, Yongqing NWQ G596  

ECON-699: Independent Work (1 - 3 units; U )

Notes:
Retakable w/topic chg. Prereq: jr st, 2.5 gpa & writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 17933 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 17934 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 17935 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 17936 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 17937 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 17938 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 17939 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 17940 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 17941 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 17942 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 17943 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 17944 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 17945 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 17946 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 17947 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 17948 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 17949 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 17950 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 19330 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 19331 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 19332 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 19772 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 22345 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 22346 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 32288 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 110 16413 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 111 17932 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  

ECON-702: Economic Theory: Macroeconomics (3 units; G )

Aggregative economic analysis, problems of aggregation and significant aggregates; national income, flow-of-funds, and input-output.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 302(P). Econ 506(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 19517 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu NWQ G544  

ECON-709: Industrial Organization II (3 units; G )

Evaluation of the economic impact of the anti-trust laws. Topics covered include horizontal restraint, vertical restraint, patent, and mergers.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 301(P), 302(P), & 413(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 19518 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James NWQ G578  

ECON-710: Applied Econometrics (3 units; G )

Specification, estimation and testing of economic theory. Application of distributed lags, autoregressive models, system of equations, discrete choice models and cointegration principles.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st & Econ 513(531)(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20070 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit LUB S191  

ECON 734(635): Foundation of Econometric Methods (3 units; G )

Statistical and econometric methods for econometrics research. Asymptotic theory; maximum likelihood, generalized method of moments estimation; classical linear regression model; non-linear and multivariate regression models.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 413(431)(P) & 506(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21058 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan NWQ G558 PDF

ECON-752: Labor Economics II (3 units; G )

Income distribution and inequality; migration and immigration; fertility, family structure, human capital and labor supply; unemployment and job search; selection bias; specialization and work organization.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 701(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32238 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah LAP 253  

ECON-753: Collective Bargaining (3 units; G )

Economic and behavioral theories of collective bargaining, bargaining structure, impasses and truces, union effects, management goals, terms of the agreement and national policy.

Notes:
May not be substituted for Econ 751 or 752 in meeting the concentration req of the Econ MA Non-thesis option or in preparing for Ph D prelims. Prereq: grad st; Ind Rel 701(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 19333 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 01/27-05/08 Davies, Susan NWQ G544  

ECON-755: Comparative Labor Markets and Employment Relations (3 units; G )

Labor market institutions, practices and performance. The U.S. is compared with western europe, japan and elsewhere.

Notes:
May not substitute for Econ 751 or 752. Prereq: grad st; Econ 210(P) & 415(451)(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32239 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John NWQ G596  

ECON-775: Economic Development - Policy (3 units; G )

Planning, case studies, and empirical analysis of less-developed nations.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 301(P) & 302(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 32247 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid BOL B76  

ECON-803: Advanced Microeconomic Theory II (3 units; G )

Theory of the firm, imperfect competition, game theory, asymmetric information, transaction costs and applications including matching/search, factor markets, contract theory, mechanism design and specialization.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 506 (P) & 701(P); Econ 606 (R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20250 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew LAP 257  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-804: Advanced Macroeconomic Theory II (3 units; G )

New growth theories, new Keynesian theories, role of information in macro models, and financial markets and macro economy.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 802(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20251 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy NWQ G558  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-831: Monetary Theory and Policy (3 units; G )

Study of money, credit, and liquidity as related to income, employment, and prices. Study of goals and effectiveness of monetary and banking policy.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 701(P). Econ 702(C) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32248 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip NWQ G578  

ECON-872: Money in the International Economy (3 units; G )

Examines the theory and measurement of the balance of payments, appropriate policies for internal and external balance, the problems of making international payments and the issue of exchange rate flexibility.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 702(P) & 455(576)(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 20805 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca NWQ G578  

ECON-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee for 1 cr assessed. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001 16414 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 16415 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 16416 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 16417 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 16418 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 16419 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007 17951 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008 16420 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009 16421 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010 16422 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011 16423 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012 16424 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 013 16425 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 014 16426 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 015 16427 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 016 16428 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 017 16429 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 018 19334 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 019 19335 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 020 21055 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 021 22360 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 022 22361 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 023 22362 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 024 22363 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 025 32312 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-990: Graduate Thesis (1 - 3 units; G )

Reserved for research in connection with doctoral thesis.

Notes:
Retakable as necessary to fulfill thesis requirements. Prereq: grad st; cons major prof.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 16430 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 16431 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 16432 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 16433 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 16434 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 16435 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 16436 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 16437 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 16438 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 16439 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 16440 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 16441 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 16442 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 16443 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 16444 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 16445 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 16446 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 21049 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 19336 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 19337 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 22364 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 22365 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 22366 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 22367 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 32313 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA  

ECON-999: Independent Work (1 - 3 units; G )

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 16447 - 01/21-05/08 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 16448 - 01/21-05/08 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 16449 - 01/21-05/08 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 16450 - 01/21-05/08 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 16451 - 01/21-05/08 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 16452 - 01/21-05/08 Davies, Susan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 16453 - 01/21-05/08 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 16454 - 01/21-05/08 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 16455 - 01/21-05/08 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 16456 - 01/21-05/08 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 16457 - 01/21-05/08 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 16458 - 01/21-05/08 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 16459 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 16460 - 01/21-05/08 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 16461 - 01/21-05/08 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 16462 - 01/21-05/08 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 16463 - 01/21-05/08 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 19338 - 01/21-05/08 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 19339 - 01/21-05/08 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 19340 - 01/21-05/08 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 22368 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 22369 - 01/21-05/08 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 22370 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 22371 - 01/21-05/08 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 32314 - 01/21-05/08 Vesely, Filip TBA