University of Guelph 2002-2003 Undergraduate Calendar

X--Degree Programs, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Mathematical Economics (MAEC)

Department of Economics, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences.

Most economic theory rests on explicit, formal, mathematical and/or statistical foundations. This specialization articulates and emphasizes these interactions. It is most suitable for students who either have, or wish to develop, a strong analytical background.


Major (Honours Program)

Semester 1

ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics

CIS*1650 [0.50] Programming I

1.50 elective

Semester 2

ECON*1100 [0.50] Introductory Macroeconomics

MATH*1200 [0.50] Calculus I

1.50 elective

Semester 3

MATH*1210 [0.50] Calculus II

STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I

ECON*2310 [0.50] Intermediate Microeconomics

1.00 elective

Semester 4

ECON*2410 [0.50] Intermediate Macroeconomics

ECON*3740 [0.50] Introduction to Econometrics

0.50 restricted elective*

1.00 elective

Semester 5

ECON*3710 [0.50] Advanced Microeconomics

2.00 electives or restricted electives*

Semester 6

ECON*3600 [0.50] Macroeconomics in an Open Economy

2.00 electives or restricted electives*

Semester 7

ECON*3770 [0.50] Mathematical Economics and Game Theory

ECON*4640 [0.50] Applied Econometrics

ECON*4710 [0.50] Advanced Topics in Microeconomics

1.00 elective or restricted elective*

Semester 8

ECON*4810 [0.50] Advanced Macroeconomic Theory

ECON*4840 [0.50] Applied Econometrics II

ECON*4870 [0.50] Mathematical Economics: Dynamics

ECON*4900 [0.50] Special Study in Economics

0.50 elective

*at least 1.00 of the 4.00 restricted electives must be from Mathematics and 1.00 must be from Statistics. The remaining 2.00 can be from either subject area. Of the 4.00 credits, at least 1.00 must be at the 3000 level or above and the remaining 3.00 must be at the 2000 level or above.

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