X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Mathematical Economics (Co-op) (MAEC:C)

Department of Economics and Finance, College of Business and Economics

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 - Fall
CIS*1500 [0.50] Introduction to Programming
ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics
MATH*1200 [0.50] Calculus I
1.00 electives
Semester 2 - Winter
ECON*1100 [0.50] Introductory Macroeconomics
MATH*1210 [0.50] Calculus II
1.50 electives
Semester 3 - Fall
COOP*1100 [0.00] Introduction to Co-operative Education
ECON*2310 [0.50] Intermediate Microeconomics
ECON*2410 [0.50] Intermediate Macroeconomics
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
1.00 electives
Semester 4 - Winter
ECON*3740 [0.50] Introduction to Econometrics
2.00 electives or restricted electives*
COOP*1000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term I
COOP*2000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term II
Semester 5 - Winter
ECON*3100 [0.50] Game Theory
ECON*3810 [0.50] Advanced Macroeconomics
1.50 electives or restricted electives*
COOP*3000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term III
Semester 6 - Fall
ECON*3710 [0.50] Advanced Microeconomics
2.00 electives or restricted electives*
COOP*4000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term IV
COOP*5000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term V
Semester 7 - Fall
ECON*4640 [0.50] Applied Econometrics I
ECON*4700 [0.50] Advanced Mathematical Economics
ECON*4710 [0.50] Advanced Topics in Microeconomics
1.00 electives or restricted electives*
Semester 8 - Winter
ECON*4810 [0.50] Advanced Topics in Macroeconomics
One of:
ECON*4840 [0.50] Applied Econometrics II
MATH*3200 [0.50] Real Analysis
STAT*4080 [0.50] Data Analysis
STAT*4340 [0.50] Statistical Inference
STAT*4350 [0.50] Applied Multivariate Statistical Methods
STAT*4360 [0.50] Applied Time Series Analysis
0.50 credits at the 4000 level Economics
1.00 electives
*at least 1.00 credits of the 4.00 restricted electives credits must be from Mathematics and 1.00 credits must be from Statistics. The remaining 2.00 credits can be from either subject area. Of the 4.00 credits, at least 1.00 credits must be at the 3000 level or above and the remaining 3.00 credits must be at the 2000 level or above.
Note: Courses from MATH or STATS will be allowed with the appropriate prerequisites, or by permission of the instructor.
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