Survey of Microeconomics
ECON 6711 Methodology and scope of the neo-classical microeconomics paradigm; topics include the theory of competitive firms and consumers, general equilibrium, Pareto optimum, welfare theorems, non-competitive markets, uncertainty and asymmetric informat ...
ECON 8732 Generalized least squares; specification tests; generalized method of moments; endogenous regressors and simultaneous equation systems; panel data; nonlinear estimation; discrete and limited dependent variable models; and basic time-series analy ...
ECON 8731 Probability; random variables; sampling distributions; limit theorems; point and interval estimation; statistical hypothesis testing; multiple regression analysis in the linear model including finite-sample and asymptotic statistical properties. ...
Microeconomic Theory IIA
ECON 8713 Rigorous introduction to game theoretic methods and concepts and their applications to study strategic interactions in economic organizations, including imperfectly competitive markets and economies with public goods and externalities. Prereq: 8 ...
Microeconomic Theory IIB
ECON 8714 A theoretical treatment of information economics and mechanism design; topics include implementation, dominant strategy mechanism, Bayesian mechanism design, adverse selection, moral hazard, social choice and auctions. Prereq: 8713, or equiv, an ...
Microeconomic Theory IA
ECON 8711 Rigorous survey of the neoclassical paradigm dealing with individual economic agents, firms and markets; covers core concepts and methods such as equilibrium, optimality, duality, comparative statics and envelope theorems. Prereq: Grad standing ...
Microeconomic Theory IB
ECON 8712 Continuation and extension of Microeconomic Theory 1A to study competitive general equilibrium, optimality and welfare theorems; includes analysis of individual agents' behavior under uncertainty and markets subject to asymmetric informatio ...
Exploring Agribusiness and Applied Economics
AEDECON 1100 Basic understanding of the global trends within agribusiness and applied economics, the diversity of career opportunities within the industry, planning for a career and opportunities for professional development. Undergraduate 0.5 AEDE-1100_S ...
AEDECON 6330 Calculus-based benefit-cost analysis theory and methods and their application to projects pertaining to public infrastructure, agriculture, the environment, natural resources, and human health. Prereq: Math 1131 (131) or 1151 (151). Graduate ...
Seminar in AED Economics
AEDECON 8800 Critical discussion of current academic research in agricultural, environmental, and development economics. Prereq: Grad standing in AEDEcon. Repeatable to a maximum of 10 cr hrs. This course is graded S/U. Graduate 1.0 8800_AU22 Syllabus.pdf ...