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Chair: Scott Adams BOL 802 229-4811

Please note: 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 20250 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Ma, Chuong BOL B87  
SS   3 LEC 002 20251 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James BOL B46  
SS   3 LEC 203 20252 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ONLINE WEB  
A 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-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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 20254 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/05-12/14 McCool, Joseph BOL B79  
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 20255 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Nam, Gooan BOL B79  
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 20256 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Meder, Martin 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 004 20257 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Li, Tianfang BOL B79  
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 20258 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Motavallizadeh Ardakani, Amid BOL B52  
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 19751 - 09/05-12/14 Schwendel, John 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 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 20253 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen 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 20259 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Oliveira, Paulo NWQ G589  
SS     DIS 602 22290 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Eugenidis, Dania LAP 260  
SS     DIS 603 22291 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Eugenidis, Dania CHM 197  
SS     DIS 604 20260 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Oliveira, Paulo BOL B84  
SS     DIS 605 20261 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Berg, Robert NWQ G589  
SS     DIS 606 20262 10:00 AM-10:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Kumar, Abhishek BOL B60  
SS     DIS 607 20263 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Kumar, Abhishek LAP 257  
SS     DIS 608 20264 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Feng, Siyu NWQ G571  
SS     DIS 609 20265 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Vasi, Andreea NWQ 1935  
SS     DIS 610 21021 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Eugenidis, Dania NWQ 1871  
SS     DIS 611 22292 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Eugenidis, Dania NWQ G596  
SS     DIS 612 20266 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Leibold, Anna BOL B84  
SS     DIS 613 21022 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Berg, Robert BOL B68  
SS     DIS 614 21023 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Berg, Robert BOL B68  
SS     DIS 615 21938 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Feng, Siyu NWQ G570  
SS     DIS 617 20667 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Vasi, Andreea BOL B92  
SS     DIS 618 21939 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Leibold, Anna BOL 294  

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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 20268 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy BOL B79  
SS   3 LEC 002 20269 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Banerjee, Chandramouli BOL B87  
SS   3 LEC 003 20270 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Storm, Eduard BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 004 20271 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Venkatesh, Shrathinth BOL B60  
SS   3 LEC 005 20272 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Osei-Sarfo, Prince BOL B87  
SS   3 LEC 206 20574 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ONLINE WEB  
A 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 20267 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 09/05-12/14 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 22293 9:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Hosseinabadi, Mahsa LAP 260  
SS     DIS 602 22294 10:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Hosseinabadi, Mahsa MIT 195  
SS     DIS 603 22295 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 De, Akash CUN 107  
SS     DIS 604 20273 12:00 PM-12:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Wertz, Garrett NWQ 6590  
SS     DIS 605 20274 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Hosseinabadi, Mahsa LUB S195  
SS     DIS 606 20275 11:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 De, Akash ENG B38  
SS     DIS 607 20276 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Chu, Jing BOL 294  
SS     DIS 608 25448 12:00 PM-12:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Wertz, Garrett NWQ G558  
SS     DIS 609 20277 9:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 De, Akash CRT 209  
SS     DIS 610 21277 10:00 AM-10:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Chu, Jing PHY 133  
SS     DIS 611 20616 11:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Chun, Hoyoung LUB S230  
SS     DIS 612 21393 12:00 PM-12:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Wertz, Garrett MER 311  
SS     DIS 613 20617 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Hosseinabadi, Mahsa LAP 257  
SS     DIS 614 22296 11:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Chun, Hoyoung LUB S195  
SS     DIS 615 21394 12:00 PM-12:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Chu, Jing BOL B84  
SS     DIS 617 21395 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Chun, Hoyoung BOL 294  
SS     DIS 618 20668 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Chun, Hoyoung 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 001 21118 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/25-11/11 Li, Tianfang BOL B40  
    1 LEC 002 21402 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 09/25-11/11 Wertz, Garrett LUB N110  
    1 LEC 003 21403 12:00 PM-12:50 PM TR 09/25-11/11 McCool, Joseph LUB S195  
    1 LEC 004 21117 4:00 PM-4:50 PM TR 09/25-11/11 McCool, Joseph BOL B60  
    1 LEC 205 22658 - 09/25-11/11 Meder, Martin ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
    1 LEC 206 25452 - 09/25-11/11 Li, Tianfang ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $92.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON-193: First-Year Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

The specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.

Notes:
Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Growth and Development of China, Japan and Korea
SS   3 SEM 001 23613 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong LUB S220  
Consent required to audit.

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

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken 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 15386 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 15387 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 15388 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 15389 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 15390 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 15391 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 15392 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 15393 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 15394 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 15395 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 15396 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 15397 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 15398 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 15399 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 15400 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 15401 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 15402 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 15403 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 15404 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 15405 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM 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 20278 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu BOL B92  
QLB   3 LEC 002 23273 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Maki Nayeri, Majid BOL B92  

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 20279 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen BOL B46  

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. May be retaken 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 17452 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 17453 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 17454 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 17455 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 17456 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 17457 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 17458 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 17459 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 17460 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 17461 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 17462 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 17463 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 17464 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 17465 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 17466 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 17467 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 017 17468 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 018 17469 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 019 17470 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 020 17471 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM 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:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 17628 - 09/05-12/14   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 20280 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew LUB N110 PDF
    3 LEC 002 20646 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James LUB N110  

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 20281 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip EMS E237  
    3 LEC 202 21962 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ONLINE WEB PDF
A 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-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 23615 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott BOL B92  

ECON-325: 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 002 20536 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca LUB N110  

ECON-328: 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 21296 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar LAP N101  

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 20283 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Storm, Eduard EMS E225  
    3 LEC 202 20619 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ONLINE WEB  
A 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 202 21423 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ONLINE WEB  
A 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: 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 23616 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian 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 22157 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu BOL B92  

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 202 20634 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ONLINE WEB  
A 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: 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 21024 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Davies, Susan BOL B79 PDF

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 20727 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik BOL B92  

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. May be retaken 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 19835 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 19836 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 19915 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 19837 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 19838 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 19839 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 19840 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 19841 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 19842 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 19843 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 19844 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 19845 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 19846 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 19847 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 19848 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 19849 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 017 19850 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 018 19851 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 019 20483 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 020 20484 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM 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:
May be retaken 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 17627 - 09/05-12/14   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 20285 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Vesely, Filip BOL B92  

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

Notes:
May be retaken 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 15410 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 15411 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 15412 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 15413 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 15414 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 15415 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 15416 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 15417 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 15418 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 15419 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 15420 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 15421 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 15422 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 15423 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 15424 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 15425 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 15426 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 15427 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 15428 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 15429 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 15430 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM 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 20537 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew LUB S231 PDF
      DIS 601 22361 9:00 AM-9:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Nam, Gooan BOL B68  

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 21020 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit BOL 294  
      DIS 601 22362 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Lorenz, Stefan BOL 293  

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 25673 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John MIT 361  

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 25674 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott BOL B76 PDF

ECON-790: Research Seminar for M.A. Students (3 units; G )

Basic research methods and guidance in developing a research proposal and writing a formal research paper.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 23619 5:30 PM-8:15 PM W 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong BOL B80  
Consent required to audit.

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 20286 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott CRT 303 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 21200 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy NWQ G567  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-835: Econometric Methods II (3 units; G )

Identification problem, econometric model building, and simultaneous equation techniques such as two- and three-stage least squares and full- and limited-information maximum likelihood methods.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 735(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 25676 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan BOL B79  

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 23620 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 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 15435 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 15436 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 15437 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 15438 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 15439 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 006 15440 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 007 15452 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 008 15441 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 009 15442 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 010 15443 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 011 15444 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 012 15445 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 013 15446 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 014 15447 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 015 15448 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 016 15449 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 017 15450 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 018 15451 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 019 15453 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 020 15454 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

ECON-905: Seminar: Banking and Monetary Theory: (3 units; G )

Consideration of the relationship between monetary policy and short-run fluctuations and long-run economic trends.

Notes:
May be retaken with change in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st; Econ 831(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Banking and Finance
    3 SEM 001 25684 5:30 PM-8:10 PM R 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid BOL B80  

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 15458 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 15459 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 15460 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 15461 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 15462 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 15463 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 15464 - 09/05-12/14 Goh, Sze-chuan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 15465 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 15466 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 15467 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 15468 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 15469 - 09/05-12/14 Kroeger, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 15470 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 15471 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 15472 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 15473 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 15474 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 15475 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 15476 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 15477 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 15478 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 15479 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 101 15481 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott OFF CAMPUS  

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 15482 - 09/05-12/14 Adams, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 15483 - 09/05-12/14 Arora, Swarnjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 15484 - 09/05-12/14 Bahmani-Oskooee, Mohsen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 15485 - 09/05-12/14 Bose, Niloy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 15486 - 09/05-12/14 Chakrabarti, Avik ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 15487 - 09/05-12/14 Drewianka, Scott ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 15488 - 09/05-12/14 Goh, Sze-chuan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 15489 - 09/05-12/14 Heywood, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 15490 - 09/05-12/14 Holahan, William ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 15491 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Sunwoong ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 15492 - 09/05-12/14 Kishor, Narayan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 15493 - 09/05-12/14 Kroeger, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 15494 - 09/05-12/14 Lazkano, Itziar ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 15495 - 09/05-12/14 Lei, Vivian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 15496 - 09/05-12/14 McGinty, Matthew ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 15497 - 09/05-12/14 Meadows, G Richard ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 15498 - 09/05-12/14 Mohtadi, Hamid ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 15499 - 09/05-12/14 Murshid, Antu ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 15500 - 09/05-12/14 Neumann, Rebecca ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 15501 - 09/05-12/14 Peoples, James ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 15502 - 09/05-12/14 Thompson-ferguson, Owen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 15503 - 09/05-12/14 Vesely, Filip ROOM TBA