Course Schedule, 2017/18

Fall
Course Instructor(s) Day/Time
Econ 108a. Quantitative Foundations of Microeconomics Tolga Koker T/Th 2:30 -3:45pm and F 9:25 - 10:15am
Econ 110a. 01 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Tolga Koker T/Th 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 110a. 02 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Tolga Koker T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 110a. 03 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Katerina Simons M/W 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 110a. 04 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Katerina Simons M/W 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 110a. 05 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Katerina Simons M/W 2:30 - 3:45pm
Econ 111a. 01 An Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis Marnix Amand M/W 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 111a. 02 An Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis Marnix Amand M/W 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 115a. Introductory Microeconomics Steven Berry M/W 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 116a. Introductory Macroeconomics Ray Fair T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 121a. Intermediate Microeconomics Larry Samuelson M/W 9:00 - 10:15am
Econ 122a. Intermediate Macroeconomics William D. Nordhaus M/W 11:35 - 12:50pm
Econ 125a. Microeconomic Theory Eduardo Faingold M/W 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 131a. Econometrics and Data Analysis I Edward Vytlacil T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 132a. Econometrics and Data Analysis II Yusuke Narita T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 135a. Introduction to Probability and Statistics Donald Andrews M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 159a. Game Theory María Sáez-Martí; Marina Halac M/W 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 170a. Health Economics and Public Policy Howard Forman T/Th 2:30 - 3:45pm
Econ 255a. Introduction to Corporate finance Michael J Pascutti T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 338a. The Next China Stephen Roach MW 10:30am-11:20am
Econ 350a. Mathematical Economics: General Equilibrium Theory Truman F. Bewley T/Th 11:35 - 12:50pm
Econ 361a. Corporate Finance Heather Tookes Alexopoulos T/Th 10:10 - 11:30am
Econ 361a. Corporate Finance Heather Tookes Alexopoulos T/Th 1:00 - 2:20pm
Econ 363a. Global Financial Crises Andrew MetrickTimothy Geithner TTh 2:30 - 4:00pm
Econ 375a. Monetary Policy William English T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 407a. International Finance Zhen Huo M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 409a Firms, Markets and Competition Evangelia Chalioti T/Th 2:30 - 3:45
Econ 413a. Optimization Techniques Sekhar Tatikonda T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 414a. Economic Models of New Technology Evangelia Chalioti T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
ECON 420a. Applied Microeconometrics Timothy Armstrong M/W 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 421a. Designing the Digital Economy Eric Weyl T 2:30 - 5:30 pm
Econ 422a. Neuroeconomics for Economists Ifat Levy T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 426a Climate Change Impacts William D. Nordhaus, Robert O. Mendelsohn Th 1:30 - 3:20
Econ 441a. Economics of Information, Learning and Communication Mira Frick T 3:30-5:20pm
Econ 448a. Employment and Public Policy James Thomas TTh 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 450a. Investment Analysis Dean Takahashi, David Swensen M 1:00 - 3:20pm
Econ 454a. Evolution of Central Banking Rakesh Mohan M 3:30 - 5:20pm
Econ 459a. Behavioral Mechanism Design and Contract Theory Philipp Strack T 1:30 - 3:20 pm
ECON 460a : Financial Economics, Information, Predictions Nicolas Lambert M 1:30 -3:20 pm
Econ 465a. Debating Globalization Ernesto Zedillo F 9:25 - 11:15am
Econ 469a. Health Inequality and Development Nicoli Nattrass W 3:30 - 5:20pm
Econ 475a. Discrimination in Law: Theory, and Practice Gerald Jaynes W 9:25 - 11:15am
ECON 476a. The Theory and Application of Corporate Credit Investing John Rapaport W 2:30 - 4:20 pm
ECON 478a. Bounded Rationality Ryota Iijima W 9:25 - 11:15am
Econ 481a. Empirical Microeconomics Jessica Reyes F 9:25 - 11:15am
Econ 491a. The Senior Essay Ebonya Washington TBA
Econ 498a. Directed Reading Ebonya Washington TBA
Spring
Course Instructor(s) Day/Time
Econ 108b. Quantitative Foundations of Microeconomics Tolga Koker T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 and F 9:25 - 10:15 am
Econ 110b. 01 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis María Sáez-Martí M/W 9:00 - 10:15am
Econ 110b. 02 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis María Sáez-Martí M/W 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 110b. 03 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Tolga Koker TTh 2:30 - 3:45pm
Econ 110b. 04 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Katerina Simons T/Th 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 110b. 05 An Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis Katerina Simons T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 111b. 01 An Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis William Hawkins T/Th 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 111b. 02 An Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis William Hawkins T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 115b. Introductory Microeconomics Pinelopi K. Goldberg M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 116b. Introductory Macroeconomics Aleh Tsyvinski M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 121b. Intermediate Microeconomics Evangelia Chalioti M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 122b. Intermediate Macroeconomics Michael Peters M/W 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 126b. Macroeconomic Theory Ruediger Bachmann M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 131b. Econometrics and Data Analysis I John Eric Humphries T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 132b. Econometrics and Data Analysis II Joseph Altonji M/W 9:00 - 10:15pm
Econ 136b. Econometrics Yuichi Kitamura T/Th 2:30 - 3:45 pm
Econ 171b. Urban Educations and Urban Inequalities Gerald Jaynes T/Th 10:30 - 11:20 am
Econ 182b. American Economic History Laura Salisbury T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 184b. International Economics Peter Schott T/Th 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 210b. Economics of Education Joseph Altonji M/W 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 211b. Economic Performance and Challenges in India Rakesh Mohan T/Th 10:30 - 11:20 am
Econ 251b. Financial Theory John Geanakoplos T/Th 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 252b. Financial Markets Robert J. Shiller M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 326b. Advanced Development Economics Daniel E. Keniston T/Th 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 330b. Economics of Natural Resources Robert O. Mendelsohn M/W 10:30 - 11:50 am
Econ 339b. Advance Competition Economics, and Policy Fiona Scott Morton M/W 8:30 - 9:50 am
Econ 351b. Mathematical Economics: Game Theory Johannes Hörner M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 360b. Capital Markets Gary Gorton T/Th 10:10 - 11:30am
Econ 360b. Capital Markets Gary Gorton T/Th 1:00 - 2:20pm
Econ 361b. Corporate Finance Kelly Shue M 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Econ 361b. Corporate Finance Kelly Shue M 4:10 - 7:10 pm
Econ 403b. Trade and Development Guillermo Noguera TTh 2:30 - 3:45
Econ 408b. International Trade Policy Giovanni Maggi T/Th 2:30 - 3:45 pm
Econ 411b. Economics of Uncertainty and Information Eduardo Faingold T/Th 2:30 - 3:45pm
Econ 417b. Computational Methods in Economics Anthony Smith M/F4:00 - 5:15 pm
Econ 424b. Central Banking William English T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
ECON 427b. Economic Development in Latin America and Beyond C. Austin Davis M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
ECON 433b. Economics of Space Konstantinos Arkolakis M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 442b. Microfoundations of Growth in China Xiaoxue Zhao W 1:30 - 3:20 pm
ECON 444b. The Economics of Hedge Funds Michael J Pascutti M 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Econ 456b. Private Equity Investing Michael Schmertzler Th 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Econ 457b. Economics, Politics and History: Institutional Design and Institutional Change Jose-Antonio Espin-Sanchez W 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Econ 467b. Economic Evolution of the Latin American and the Caribbean Countries Ernesto Zedillo M 9:25 -11:15 am
Econ 468b. Institutions and Incentives in Economic Development Mark Rosenzweig W 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 470b. Strategies for Economic Development Rakesh Mohan Th 3:30 - 5:20
Econ 471b. Topics in Cooperative Game Theory Pradeep Dubey F 9:25 - 11:15 am
Econ 474b. Economic and Policy Lessons from Japan Stephen Roach T 3:30 - 5:20 pm
Econ 480b. Banking Crises and Financial Stability Sigridur Benediktsdottir Th 1:30 - 3:20 pm
ECON 485b. Behavioral Economics Simone, Galperti F 9:25 - 11:15 am
Econ 492b. The Senior Essay Ebonya Washington HTBA
Econ 499b. Directed Reading Ebonya Washington HTBA
Spring, Not offered
Course Instructor(s) Day/Time
Econ 111b. 03 An Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis William Hawkins T/Th 11:35 - 12:50 pm
Econ 111b. 04 An Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis William Hawkins T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 256b. Economics of Strategy Mitsuru Igami W/F 4:00 - 5:15 pm
Econ 275b. Public Economics Ebonya Washington T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 325b. Economics of Developing Countries Nicholas Ryan T/Th 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 327b. The Economics of Poverty Alleviation M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 371b. Financial Time Series Econometrics Xiaohong Chen M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 410b. The Economics of Innovation Mitsuru Igami T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 416b. Labor Economics: Employment, Skills and Wages Ilse Lindenlaub T/Th 9:00 - 10:15 pm
Econ 446b. Economics of the Family Abigail Adams W 3:30 - 5:20 pm
Econ 451b History of the American Financial System T 9:25-11:15am
Econ 452b. Contemporary Issues in Energy Policy Iaonnis Kessides M 9:25 - 11:15 am
Econ 461b. Economics, Addiction, and Public Policy Jody Sindelar M 1:00 - 2:50 pm
Econ 462b. The Economics of Human Capital in Latin America Douglas McKee W 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Econ 472b. Effective Philanthropy: Evaluating Charitable Organizations T 9:25 - 11:15am
Econ 473b. Equality John E. Roemer T 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Econ 478b. Bounded Rationality W 9:25 - 11:15am
Econ 482b. Empirical Public Economics Ebonya Washington Th 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 484b. Political Economy: Separatism and Annexation Eric Weese T 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Fall, Not offered
Course Instructor(s) Day/Time
Econ 185a. Debates in Macroeconomics Stephen Roach, Aleh Tsyvinski MW 4:00 - 5:15pm
Econ 186a. European Economic History, 1700–1815 Timothy W. Guinnane T/Th 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 187a. European Economic History: 1815-1945 Timothy W. Guinnane T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 280a. Poverty under Postindustrial Capitalism Gerald Jaynes T/Th 2:30 - 3:45pm
Econ 325a. Economics of Developing Countries T/Th 9:00 - 10:15pm
Econ 331a. The Economics of Energy and Climate Change William D. Nordhaus MWF 10.30-11.20am
Econ 335a. Growth and Macroeconomics Staff F 2:30-5:30pm
Econ 374a. Applied Microeconometrics Edward Vytlacil M/W 9:00 - 10:15am
Econ 405a. Economics of Health and Healthcare James Thomas T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 412a. International Environmental Economics Joseph Shapiro T/Th 1:00 - 2:15pm
Econ 415a. Political Economics Eric Weese T/Th 2:30 - 3:45pm
ECON 418a. Risk Management for Financial Institutions Andrea Vedolin M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
ECON 419a. Financial Time Series Econometrics Xiaohong Chen M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
Econ 423a. Matching and Market Design Takuo Sugaya M/W 9:00 - 10:15 am
Econ 440a. Economic and Financial Networks Alireza Tehbaz-Salehi M 2:30 -4:20 pm
Econ 445a. The U.S. Banking System Michael J Pascutti M 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 447a Designing the Digital Economy TBD
Econ 449a. Economics of Conflict Ana Maria Ibanez M 2:30 -4:20 pm
Econ 464a. Economics of Africa Cheryl Doss T 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 477a. Confronting Poverty and Inequality: Insights from South Africa Francis Wilson TBA
Econ 479a. Social Networks and Development Laura Schechter W 2:30 - 4:20pm
Econ 483a. Economics of India Daniel E. Keniston W 2:30 - 4:20pm
Econ 487a. Political Economy of AIDS in Africa Nicoli Nattrass T 3:30-5:20pm
Econ 488a. Experimental Economics Shyam Sunder Th 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Econ 489a. Auctions and Bidding M 2:30 - 4:20pm
LAW 20636. Thought in Law & Economics Richard Brooks M 10:00 - 12:00
Not offered
Course Instructor(s) Day/Time
Econ 276a. Economics and Comparative Private Law
Econ 345a. Welfare Economics and Equity Donald J. Brown M/W 4:00 - 5:15pm
Econ 361a. Corporate Finance Heather Tookes Alexopoulos
Econ 453b. Antitrust Law and Economics Alvin K. Klevorick Cancelled
Econ 455b. Information Economy
Econ 458a. Applied Welfare Economics: Infrastructure Policy Iaonnis Kessides M 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 460a. Social Networks
Econ 463b. Genetics and Economics Sanjeev Kumar T 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 466a. Economics of Aging Douglas McKee W 1:30 - 3:20pm
Econ 476b. Economics of Rules and Governments John Wallis T 3:30 - 5:20pm
Econ 485a. Measuring Well-Being: Concepts and Applications Martin Wittenberg MW 11:35 - 12:50pm
Econ 486a. Topics in Political Economics Ruben Durante T 9:25 - 11:15am