Graduate Courses in Economics

The Department of Economics offers over 50 graduate courses throughout the academic year including core courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics and elective courses in various fields. Information on our courses can be found in the corresponding pages on the left. Should you have additional questions not covered by the information contained or resources listed on this Web site, please e-mail us at econphdadvising@ucsd.edu.

Course Offerings for 2016/17

Last updated: February 15, 2017

If a professor is listed in the term, the course is currently scheduled to be offered in that term. Please note that these are subject to change.

    Fall 2016 Winter 2017 Spring 2017
205

Mathematics for Economists (Fall of 1st Year)

Komunjer/Toda    
  Core      
200ABC Microeconomics
(1st Year)
Machina/Chambers Starr/Watson Galperti/Sobel
210ABC Macroeconomics
(1st Year)
Lagakos Porzio Wieland
220ABC Econometrics (1st Year) Beare/Elliott Hamilton Sun
220DEF Econometrics (2nd Year)

Beare/Elliott

Wuthrich Carson
280 Computation   G. Ramey/White  
  Electives      
201 Advanced Microeconomics     Sobel
206 Decisions Chambers    
214 Applied Macroeconomics     V. Ramey
221 Advanced Econometrics    
230 Public Economics: Taxation     R. Gordon
231 Public Economics: Natl Govt Expenditures Cullen    
232 Public Economics: Redistribution & Social Insurance  

Fadlon

 
241 Microeconomics of Development   Muralidharan  
242 Macroeconomics of Development     Rauch/Niehaus
245 International Trade   Ramondo  
247 Empirical Topics: International Economics     Muendler
250 Labor Economics Antonovics/Berman/Dahl Berman/Dahl Antonovics/Betts
263 Modeling Behavioral Economics Trevino    
264 Experimental Economics   Andreoni  
266 Economics of Natural Resources Jacobsen    
267 Topics in Environmental and Resource Economics   Carson  
272 Finance - Intertemporal Models   Toda  
281 Special Topics in Economics

Porzio/Lagakos (Frontier research at the Intersection of Macroeconomics and Development)

Watson (Contract and Games: Foundations and Applications)

Wuthrich (Distributional Treatment Effects)
  3rd Year Research      
285 3rd Year Pre-Candidacy Presentation Toda/Ramey, G.   Beare
286 Graduate Research Presentation

Elliott
Lagakos 
Machina 
Bharadwaj 
Cullen 
Carson

 

Wuthrich
Porzio
Sobel
Muendler
Fadlon
Jacobsen

296 3rd Year Original Research Paper Toda/Ramey, G.   Beare
  Seminars      
202ABC Microeconomic Theory Trevino Galperti Galperti
212ABC Macroeconomics

Hamilton

Lagakos Porzio
222ABC Econometrics Komunjer Eliott Beare
235ABC Applied Microeconomics Gordon, R. Fadlon Fadlon
249ABC International/Development Muralidharan/GPS Faculty   Niehaus/GPS Faculty