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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 44938 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Salem, Esmaeil BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 002 44939 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Wagner, Loren PHY 137  
SS   3 LEC 003 44940 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Saeedi, Sepideh CHM 170  
SS   3 LEC 004 45974 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Pan, Shenyan LAP N101  
SS   3 LEC 005 47461 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Barati, Mehdi LAP 160  

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.
Enrol in LEC 001-206 only; or enroll in LEC 407 and any DIS 601-618

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 44947 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Weber, Bryan BOL B56  
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 002 44948 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Haghani Rizi, Majid ENG 105  
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 003 44949 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Courey, Gabriel BOL B56  
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 004 44950 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Motavallizadeh Ardakani, Amid BOL B40  
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 005 44951 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Imlau, Sarah HLT 180  
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 206 42264 - 09/02-12/11 Sahabehtabrizy, Saleh ONLINE WEB  
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.
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 407 44946 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 09/02-12/11 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 44953 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Dasgupta, Raktima BOL B64  
SS     DIS 602 52284 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Dasgupta, Raktima BOL B64  
SS     DIS 603 52285 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Clark, James BOL B64  
SS     DIS 604 44954 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11 Clark, James BOL B64  
SS     DIS 605 44955 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Funk, Christoph BOL B64  
SS     DIS 606 44956 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Eick, Domenico BOL B68  
SS     DIS 607 44957 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Funk, Christoph BOL B68  
SS     DIS 608 44958 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Ma, Chuong BOL B68  
SS     DIS 609 44959 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Dasgupta, Raktima BOL B64  
SS     DIS 610 46922 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Dasgupta, Raktima BOL B64  
SS     DIS 611 52286 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Clark, James BOL B64  
SS     DIS 612 44960 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11 Clark, James BOL B64  
SS     DIS 613 46923 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/02-12/11 Eick, Domenico BOL B68  
SS     DIS 614 46924 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/02-12/11 Funk, Christoph BOL B68  
SS     DIS 615 50452 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11 Funk, Christoph BOL B68  
SS     DIS 616 45790 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11 Eick, Domenico BOL B64  
SS     DIS 617 45980 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Ma, Chuong BOL B68  
SS     DIS 618 50453 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Funk, Christoph BOL B68  

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 001-206 only; or enroll in LEC 407 and any DIS 601-618

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 44962 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Mohammadian, Amirhossein BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 002 44963 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Ebadi, Esmaeil BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 003 44964 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Ghodsi, Seyed Hesam BOL B40  
SS   3 LEC 004 44965 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Saha, Sujata BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 005 44966 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 206 45676 - 09/02-12/11 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.
SS   3 LEC 407 44961 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M 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 52288 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Venkatesh, Shrathinth BOL B68  
SS     DIS 602 52289 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Venkatesh, Shrathinth BOL B68  
SS     DIS 603 52290 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/02-12/11 Meder, Martin BOL B68  
SS     DIS 604 44968 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/02-12/11 Hofmann, Bjoern BOL B68  
SS     DIS 605 44969 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Meder, Martin BOL B64  
SS     DIS 606 44970 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/02-12/11 Nanayakkara, Siriwetti PHY 145  
SS     DIS 607 44971 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Hofmann, Bjoern BOL B64  
SS     DIS 608 47729 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Mohammadian, Amirhossein CRT 219  
SS     DIS 609 44972 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Nanayakkara, Siriwetti BOL B68  
SS     DIS 610 47728 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Nanayakkara, Siriwetti BOL B68  
SS     DIS 611 45791 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/02-12/11 Meder, Martin BOL B68  
SS     DIS 612 48148 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/02-12/11 Hofmann, Bjoern BOL B68  
SS     DIS 613 45792 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/02-12/11 Meder, Martin BOL B64  
SS     DIS 614 52291 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/02-12/11 Nanayakkara, Siriwetti BOL B46  
SS     DIS 615 48149 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/02-12/11 Hofmann, Bjoern PHY 133  
SS     DIS 616 52292 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/02-12/11 Mohammadian, Amirhossein MIT 191  
SS     DIS 617 48150 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Venkatesh, Shrathinth BOL B64  
SS     DIS 618 45991 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Venkatesh, Shrathinth BOL B64  

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 001 47197 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/22-11/08 Sahabehtabrizy, Saleh BOL B91  
    1 LEC 002 48161 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/22-11/08 Saha, Sujata BOL B91  
    1 LEC 003 48162 12:00 PM-12:50 PM TR 09/22-11/08 Jarrett, Uchechukwu LUB S195  
    1 LEC 204 47196 - 09/22-11/08 Milani, Sahar ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this sectin. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
    1 LEC 205 53978 - 09/22-11/08 Jarrett, Uchechukwu ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this sectin. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
    1 LEC 206 53979 - 09/22-11/08 Saha, Sujata ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this sectin. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
    1 LEC 207 53980 - 09/22-11/08 Milani, Sahar ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this sectin. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
    1 LEC 208 53981 - 09/22-11/08 Jarrett, Uchechukwu ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this sectin. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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 34736 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 34737 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 34738 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 34739 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 34740 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 34741 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 34742 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 34743 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 34744 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 34745 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 34746 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 34747 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 34748 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 34749 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 34750 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 34751 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 34752 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 34753 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 34754 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 34755 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 34756 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 34757 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 34758 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 34759 - 09/02-12/11 Vesely, Filip TBA  

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

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 108(P), or math placement level B or higher.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
QLB   3 LEC 001 44992 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu BOL B92  
QLB   3 LEC 002 44991 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Huang, Anni LAP 260  
QLB   3 LEC 203 48210 - 09/02-12/11 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 44993 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen MIT 195  

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 42725 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 42726 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 42727 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 42728 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 42729 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 42730 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 42731 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 42732 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 42733 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 42734 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 42735 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 42736 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 42737 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 42738 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 42739 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 42740 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 017 42741 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 018 42742 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 019 45398 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 020 45399 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 021 48211 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 022 48212 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 023 48213 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 024 51642 - 09/02-12/11 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 50530 - 09/02-12/11   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 44994 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Jarrett, Uchechukwu LAP 250  
    3 LEC 002 45925 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew AUP 191  
    3 LEC 003 50533 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Yukhov, Alexey CUN 107  

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 44995 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Vesely, Filip PHY 147  
    3 LEC 002 46925 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian AUP 191  
    3 LEC 003 50534 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan LUB S263  

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 44996 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Milani, Sahar LUB N116 PDF
    3 LEC 002 45478 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca BOL B84  

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 47887 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar BOL B92  

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 44997 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit LAP 260  
    3 LEC 002 45805 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Fariditavana, Hadiseh LUB S230  

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 47746 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Fariditavana, Hadiseh BOL B40  
    3 LEC 202 48202 - 09/02-12/11 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 46920 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian AUP 191  

ECON-411: Economic Forecasting Methods (3 units; U/G )

Economic time series, analysis, forecasts. Trends, seasonality, cycles, smoothing procedures. Simulation models; sample survey methods. Extensive applications using macro and financial data. Forecasting software use.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 210(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52530 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan BOL B92  

ECON-413: Statistics for Economists (3 units; U/G )

Elements of probability; joint marginal and conditional distributions; measures of central tendency and dispersion, calculus of expectations; central limit theorem. Estimation and testing of economic relations.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 210(P); Math 211(P) & cons instr, or Math 231(P). Math 232(R) & 233(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51548 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan EMS E159 PDF

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 44998 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Barati, Mehdi BOL B40  
    3 LEC 002 44999 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 09/02-12/11 Ullman, Darin LAP 250  
    3 LEC 203 45878 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John 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 448(478): Economics of Human Resources (3 units; U/G )

The economics of education, training, discrimination, and workplace incentives. Study of hiring, promotion, and job search.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46926 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Davies, Susan BOL B40  

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 46198 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik BOL B92  

ECON-455: International Finance (3 units; U/G )

International monetary system; spot and foreign exchange markets; balance of payments; international adjustment mechanisms; international finance policy; history and institution.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 302(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46927 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca PHY 143  

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
Statistics for Economist
    3 LEC 001 48339 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan BOL B91 PDF

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 42743 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 42744 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 44235 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 42745 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 42746 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 42747 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 42748 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 42749 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 42750 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 42751 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 42752 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 42753 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 42754 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 42755 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 42756 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 42757 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 017 42758 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 018 42759 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 019 45400 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 020 45401 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 021 48199 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 022 48200 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 023 48201 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 024 51643 - 09/02-12/11 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 42724 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

ECON-506: Mathematical Economics I (3 units; U/G )

Mathematical techniques used in economic analysis, including calculus and matrix algebra. Applications include optimizing behavior of firms and consumers.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Econ 301(P); Math 211(P) & cons instr, or Math 231(P). Math 232(R) & 233(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 45000 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Vesely, Filip LAP 260  

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 34760 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 34761 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 34762 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 34763 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 34764 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 34765 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 34766 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 34767 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 34768 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 34769 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 34770 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 34771 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 34772 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 34773 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 34774 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 34775 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 34776 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 34777 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 34778 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 34779 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 34780 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 34784 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 34781 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 34782 - 09/02-12/11 Vesely, Filip TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 126 34785 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 25 34783 - 09/02-12/11 Davies, Susan TBA  

ECON-701: Economic Theory: Microeconomics (4 units; G )

Conventional theory of the behavior of firms, consumers, and markets; partial and general equilibria.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 301(P). Econ 506(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 45479 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew BOL B91  
      DIS 601 52640 9:00 AM-9:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Banerjee, Chandramouli BOL B91  

ECON-703: Econometrics (4 units; G )

Regression theory, generalized least squares, heteroscedasticity, autocorrelation, multi-colinearity, distributed lags, and discrete variable models, system of equations.

Notes:
No cr for students who have grad cr in Econ 513. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 46921 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit LUB S263  
      DIS 601 52641 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/02-12/11 Banerjee, Chandramouli BOL B91  

ECON-708: Industrial Organization I (3 units; G )

Exploration of the relationship between industrial structure and market performance. Topics covered include r&d, advertising and government regulations.Prereq: grad st; Econ 301(P), 302(P) & 506(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46869 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John BOL B80  

ECON-731: Money, Income, and Prices (3 units; G )

Analysis of the demand for money by monetary theorists. Integration of theories into general equilibrium macro-models.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 302(P). Econ 702(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50616 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu BOL B72  

ECON-735: Econometric Methods I (3 units; G )

Review of statistical inference, asymptotic distribution theory, multivariate regression model and its extension, and use of prior information; estimation and testing of econometric models.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 734(635)(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 47431 5:30 PM-8:20 PM T 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong LUB S319  

ECON-751: Labor Economics I (3 units; G )

Human capital investments: determinants of earnings (education, experience, incentives, discrimination, unions, compensating differentials); public sector labor markets; issues of retirement and aging.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52531 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott BOL B80 PDF

ECON-774: Economic Development - Theory (3 units; G )

Theories relating to production, distribution, and capital formation in less-developed nations.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50617 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid BOL B76  

ECON-801: Advanced Microeconomic Theory I (3 units; G )

Decision-making under risk and over time, general equilibrium and welfare, market failure, and applications, including demand systems, household production, interpersonal economics, and hedonic pricing.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 45001 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott BOL B76 PDF
Consent required to audit.

ECON-802: Advanced Macroeconomic Theory I (3 units; G )

Money, credit, and governmental operations in aggregative analysis; critical study of some aggregative and analytical systems.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 702(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 47432 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy BOL B80  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-871: The Pure Theory of International Trade (3 units; G )

Examines for both static and growing economies the impact of trade upon relative prices of goods and factors of production.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50618 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik BOL B92  

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 34786 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 34787 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 34788 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 34789 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 34790 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 34791 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007 34803 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008 34792 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009 34793 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010 34794 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011 34795 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012 34796 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 013 34797 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 014 34798 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 015 34799 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 016 34800 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 017 34801 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 018 34802 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 019 34804 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 020 34805 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 021 34806 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 022 34807 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 023 34808 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 024 34809 - 09/02-12/11 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 34810 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 34811 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 34812 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 34813 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 34814 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 34815 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 34816 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 34817 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 34818 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 34819 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 34820 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 34821 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 34822 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 34823 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 34824 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 34825 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 34826 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 34827 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 34828 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 34829 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 34830 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 34831 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 34832 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 34833 - 09/02-12/11 Vesely, Filip TBA  

ECON-991: Workshop in Economic Research: (2 - 3 units; G )

Individual research and group discussion of selected problems in economic theory and its applications.

Notes:
Retakable with change in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st & cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Applied Environmental Economics
    3 LEC 001 53787 5:30 PM-8:15 PM T 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura BOL B80  

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 34834 - 09/02-12/11 Adams, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 34835 - 09/02-12/11 Arora, Swarnjit TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 34836 - 09/02-12/11 Bahmani-Oskoee, M TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 34837 - 09/02-12/11 Bose, Niloy TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 34838 - 09/02-12/11 Chakrabarti, Avik TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 34839 - 09/02-12/11 Drewianka, Scott TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 34840 - 09/02-12/11 Goh, Sze-chuan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 34841 - 09/02-12/11 Grant, Laura TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 34842 - 09/02-12/11 Heywood, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 34843 - 09/02-12/11 Holahan, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 34844 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Sunwoong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 34845 - 09/02-12/11 Kishor, Narayan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 34846 - 09/02-12/11 Kroeger, Sarah TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 34847 - 09/02-12/11 Lazkano, Itziar TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 34848 - 09/02-12/11 Lei, Vivian TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 34849 - 09/02-12/11 McGinty, Matthew TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 34850 - 09/02-12/11 Meadows, G TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 34851 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 34852 - 09/02-12/11 Murshid, Antu TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 34853 - 09/02-12/11 Neumann, Rebecca TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 34854 - 09/02-12/11 Peoples, James TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 34855 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Suyong TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 34856 - 09/02-12/11 Thompson-ferguson, Owen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 34857 - 09/02-12/11 Vesely, Filip TBA