Economics

Fall Semester 2017

CourseInstrDaysTime
Intro to Economics (Micro)
ECON.1013.A
Gupta, SatyadevT TH11:30AM-12:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, examines the behaviour of consumers and producers in a market economy. Among the issues discussed will be environmental protection, wealth and poverty, and the extent of corporate power.(Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1013.)

Intro to Economics (Micro)
ECON.1013.B
Gupta, SatyadevT TH02:30PM-03:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, examines the behaviour of consumers and producers in a market economy. Among the issues discussed will be environmental protection, wealth and poverty, and the extent of corporate power.(Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1013.)

Intro to Economics (Macro)
ECON.1023.A
Solati, FaribaM W F11:30AM-12:20PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, analyzes the Canadian economy and how it works. It includes a discussion of output, unemployment, growth, money, international trade, and finance. (Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1023.)

Microeconomic Theory I
ECON.2103.A
Rhinelander, JasonM W02:30PM-03:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]A theory course which develops the basic techniques of microeconomic analysis. Topics will include theories of consumer demand, production costs, the behaviour of producers under different market conditions, and the functioning of commodity markets.

Political Economy
ECON.2153.A
Solati, FaribaM W F01:30PM-02:20PM
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[1. Economics Courses]A theory course analyzing economic activities in their political and social context. Topics include: class and economic power, the labour process and the generation of surplus, economic instability, capitalism on a world scale, and the nature and role of government.

Community Econ Development
ECON.2203.A
McFarland, JoanW07:00PM-09:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]A course which explores the theory and practice of community economic development. It will include the examination of case studies of successful community economic development. The focus will be on the appropriateness and applicability of the model to the Maritimes.

Contemporary Issues
ECON.2213.A
Solati, FaribaT TH10:00AM-11:30AM
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[1. Economics Courses]This is a course in economic policy analysis. The course will examine selected economic issues and analyze a range of policy responses.

Environmental Economics
ECON.3323.A
Olale, EdwardT TH05:30PM-06:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]An examination of the relationship between the ecological system, economics, and institutions. Topics covered may include such issues as technological choice, steady state economics, limits to growth, the adequacy of the market mechanism, world food supplies, the economics of conservation, and alternative futures.

Winter Semester 2018

CourseInstrDaysTime
Intro to Economics (Micro)
ECON.1013.C
Secord, AndrewM W F11:30AM-12:20PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, examines the behaviour of consumers and producers in a market economy. Among the issues discussed will be environmental protection, wealth and poverty, and the extent of corporate power.(Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1013.)

Intro to Economics (Macro)
ECON.1023.B
Solati, FaribaM W F01:30PM-02:20PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, analyzes the Canadian economy and how it works. It includes a discussion of output, unemployment, growth, money, international trade, and finance. (Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1023.)

Intro to Economics (Macro)
ECON.1023.C
Solati, FaribaT TH02:30PM-03:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course, which is equivalent to one half of ECON 1006, analyzes the Canadian economy and how it works. It includes a discussion of output, unemployment, growth, money, international trade, and finance. (Credit will not be given for both ECON 1006 and ECON 1023.)

Macroeconomic Theory I
ECON.2113.A
Solati, FaribaM W F10:30AM-11:20AM
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[1. Economics Courses]A theory course which develops an understanding of the basic techniques of macroeconomic analysis. Elements of the course include aggregate supply, aggregate demand, and the role of money, interest rates, and the price level. The nature of economic growth, business cycles, and the conditions for economic stability are examined.

Political Economy of Women
ECON.2223.A
Solati, FaribaT TH11:30AM-12:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This is a seminar course examining, in depth, selected topics on the political economy of women. Potential topics include women as paid workers, domestic labour, and women and poverty.

Microeconomic Theory II
ECON.3133.A
Secord, AndrewM W02:30PM-03:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]A continuation of the study of microeconomic theory. Topics will include an analysis of factor markets, technological change, partial and general equilibrium, and an analysis of the limitations of neoclassical microeconomic theory. Prerequisite: ECON 2103. It is strongly recommended that MATH 1013 & 1023 be taken prior to this course or concurrently.

Marxian Economics
ECON.3233.A
McFarland, JoanW F09:00AM-10:20AM
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[1. Economics Courses]An introduction to the theory and method of Marxian economics with the reading and study of Marx's Capital, Volume I. The course will examine the basic elements of Marx's economic theories.

Banking & International Financ
ECON.3343.A
Gibson, KevinM W05:30PM-06:50PM
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[1. Economics Courses]This course examines the nature and role of money, prices, interest rates, and international financial flows. It also includes an examination of the structure and activities of financial institutions in Canada and other countries.

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