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 2017/18

Last updated: May 26, 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 2017 Winter 2018 Spring 2018

205

Mathematics for Economists (Fall of 1st Year)

Sobel

   
  Core      
200ABC Microeconomics
(1st Year)
Machina Toda/Watson 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  
  Electives      
201 Advanced Microeconomics    
206 Decisions    
210D Monetary Economics and Business Cycles Hamilton
214 Applied Macroeconomics  
221 Advanced Econometrics    
230 Public Economics: Taxation     R. Gordon
231 Public Economics: Natl Govt Expenditures Cullen    

232

Public Economics: Redistribution & Social Insurance

 

Fadlon/Clemens

 
241 Microeconomics of Development   Muralidharan  
242 Macroeconomics of Development    Lagakos
243 Meso 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 Carson  
267 Topics in Environmental and Resource Economics    Boomhower
272 Finance - Intertemporal Models  Toda  

281

Special Topics in Economics

Jacobsen (Environmental)

Watson

Fadlon/Clemens

Machina

 

  3rd Year Research      
285 3rd Year Pre-Candidacy Presentation Lagakos/White   R Gordon/Beare
286 Graduate Research Presentation

Beare
Carson
Fadlon
Machina
Muendler

 

 

Beare
Boomhower
Toda

296 3rd Year Original Research Paper Lagakos/White   R Gordon/Beare
  Seminars      
202ABC Microeconomic Theory Trevino Machina
212ABC Macroeconomics

 

Lagakos
222ABC Econometrics Wuthrich Beare

235ABC

Applied Microeconomics

Clemens

Clemens

249ABC International/Development Muralidharan/GPS Faculty   Rauch