PhD Course Offerings

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Spring 2020 Courses:

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Economics 710: Econ Stats and Econometrics 1

M/W 11:00-12:25 p.m.

Instructors: Soelvsten/B. Hansen


Sections:

Thursday, 3:30-4:20 p.m.

Friday, 9:55-10:45 a.m.

Friday, 11:00-11:50 a.m.

Economics 713: Theory- Microeconomics Sequence

TuTh 1:00-2:15 p.m.

Instructors: L. Smith/Rostek


Sections:

Friday, 7:45-8:35 a.m.

Friday, 8:50-9:40 a.m.

Friday, 12:05-12:55 p.m.

Economics 714: Macroeconomics Sequence

MW 1:00-2:15 p.m.

Instructors: Mukhin/Kirpalani


Sections:

Friday, 1:20-2:10 p.m.

Friday, 2:25-3:15 p.m.

Friday, 3:30-4:20 p.m.

Economics 716: Econometric Methods

MW 9:30-10:45 a.m.

Instructors: Soelvsten/B. Hansen

Economics 735: Monetary and Financial Theory

M 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Instructor: Randall Wright

Economics 751: Labor Economics

TTh 11:00-12:15

Thursday: 5:00-7:30 p.m.

Instructors: Lentz/Fu

Economics 762: Industrial Organization

TTh 2:30-3:45

Instructors: Sullivan/Sorensen

Economics 809: Microeconomic Theory

TTh 11:00-12:15 p.m.

Instructors: Rostek/ L. Smith

Economics 810: Advanced Macroeconomic Theory

MW 2:30-3:45 p.m.

W 5:30-8:00 p.m.

Instructors: Williams/Kirpalani

Economics 845: Advanced Topics in Public Economics

MW 1:00-2:15

Instructors: Wiswall/Gregory

Economics 872: Advanced International Economics

MW 11:00-12:15 p.m.

Instructors: Engel/Mukhin

Economics 902: Workshop- Mathematic Economic Theory

Friday, 3:45-5:15 p.m

Economics 904: Workshop- Industrial Organization

Wednesday, 3:45-5:30 p.m.

Economics 914: Workshop- Econometrics

Friday, 1:20-3:20 p.m.

Economics 956: Workshop- Labor Economics

Monday, 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Economics 966: Workshop- Quantitative Macroeconomic Analysis

Thursday, 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Economics 969: Worskhop- Public Economics

Tuesday, 3:45-5:30 p.m.

Economics 978: Workshop- International Economics

Tuesday, 3:45-5:30 p.m.

Spring 2019 Courses:

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Economics 710- Econ Stats and Econometrics II

Economic Statistics & Econometrics II (UW Course Guide)

Extensions of the linear regression model; introduction to multiple equation models.

Lecture 001: MW 11:00-12:15pm | Instructor: Joachim Freyberger, & Mikkel Soelvsten


Credits: 3-4
Pre-req: Econ 709

Economics 713- Economic Theory- Microeconomics Sequence

Economic Theory: Microeconomics Sequence (UW Course Guide)

Continuation of Econ 711.

Lecture 001: TuTh 1:00 – 2:15pm| Instructors: Lones Smith & Marzena Rostek


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Econ 711

Economics 714- Economic Theory- Macroeconomics Sequence

Economic Theory-Macroeconomics Sequence (UW Course Guide)

Continuation of Econ 712.

Lecture 001: MW 1:00am – 2:15pm | Instructors: Enghin Atalay & Rishabh Kirpalani


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Econ 712

Economics 716- Econometric Methods

Econometric Methods (UW Course Guide)

Continuation of Econ 715.

Lecture 001: MW 2:30 – 3:45pm | Instructor: Joachim Freyberger & Mikkel Soelvsten


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agricultural and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 735- Monetary and Fiscal Theory

Monetary & Financial Theory (UW Course Guide)

Advanced appraisal of theory and institutions of the financial system, monetary theory, the credit system and financial intermediaries.

Lecture 001: M 5:30-8:30pm | Instructor: Randy Wright


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agricultural and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 751- Labor Economics

Labor Economics (UW Course Guide)

Taught on a modular basis: Labor Theories and Labor History; Union Political Activities; Collective Bargaining and Public Policy. For use in analysis of problems in areas of labor markets, wages and human resources.

Lecture 001:  Th 5:00-7:30pm | Instructor: Chao Fu


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agricultural and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 761- Industrial Organization Theory

Industrial Organization Theory (UW Course Guide)

A review of theories of the firm, oligopoly, and imperfect competition. Includes applications of economic theory and game theory to agency theory, product diversity, technological change, and strategic behavior by firms–among other problems.

Lecture 001: TuTh 2:30 – 3:45pm | Instructor: Lorenzo Magnolfi & Christopher Sullivan


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agricultural and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 806- Advanced Microeconomic Theory II

Topics in Microeconomic Theory (UW Course Guide)

Lecture 001: TuTh 11:00-12:15pm | Instructors: Marzena Rostek & Bill Sandholm


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Econ 711, 713

Economics 810- Advanced Macroeconomic Theory

Advanced Macroeconomic Theory (UW Course Guide)

Topics in advanced macroeconomic theory.

Lecture 001: MW 11:00 am – 12:15 pm | Instructors: Enghin Atalay & Rishabh Kirpalani


Credits: 3
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agricultural and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 845- Advanced Topics in Public Finance

Advanced Topics in Public Finance (UW Course Guide)

Lecture 001: MW 9:30-10:45am | Instructors: Jesse Gregory & Jeff Smith


Credits: 1-3

Economics 899 - Topics in Applied Econometrics

Recent Advances in Economics (UW Course Guide)

Lecture 002: TuTh 9:30 – 10:45am | Instructor: Chris Taber


Credits: 2

Economics 902- Workshop in Economic Theory

Workshop in Economic Theory (UW Course Guide)

Critical discussion of topics in the field of economic theory.

Lecture 001: F 3:45-5:15pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Grad st

Economics 904- Workshop on Industrial Organization

Workshop on Industrial Organization (UW Course Guide)

Current research on the operation of markets in which individuals and firms act with imperfect information, are limited in their responses, may purchase heterogeneous commodities or factor services, and are concerned with conflicting goals.

Lecture 001: W 3:45-5:30pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agriculture and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 914- Workshop in Econometrics

Workshop in Econometrics (UW Course Guide)

Current research in econometric model building, estimation and inference in econometrics

Lecture 001: F 1:20-3:20pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Only Economics PhD students, Agriculture and Applied Economics PhD students, and authorized students may enroll in this class.

Economics 956- Workshop in Labor Economics

Workshop in Labor Economics (UW Course Guide)

Analysis of current research in wage determination and the functioning of labor markets.

Lecture 001: M 3:45-5:15pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Grad st

Economics 966- Workshop on Quant Macro-Economic Analysis

Workshop on Quantitative Macro-Economic Analysis (UW Course Guide)

Current research on macroeconomic models, monetary theory and policy, the theory of portfolio selection, and the allocative and distributive performance of capital markets.

Lecture 001: Th 3:45-5:15pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Grad st

Economics 969- Workshop on Public Economics

Workshop on Public Economics (UW Course Guide)

Individual research and group discussion of public expenditure programs with attention to investment in human capital, education, training, health information, and welfare programs. Reports on research in progress by students, staff, visiting scholars.

Lecture 001: Tu 3:45-5:30pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Grad st

Economics 978- Workshop in International Economics

Workshop in International Economics (UW Course Guide)

Current research in international trade; a wide range of topics in theory, quantitative analysis, statistics, and policy. For graduate students in their second or later years when working on theses.

Lecture 001: Tu 3:45-5:30pm


Credits: 1-7
Pre-req: Grad st