Advanced Topics in International Economics
AEDECON 8204 This course will focus on careful study of a set of seminal articles in international economics. Topics will include Ricardian model of trade, hetergenous firms and trade, applied general equilibrium and the gravity model and more. Prereq: 62 ...
Applied Economic Dynamics
AEDECON 8601 The course will focus on the formulation, solution, and analysis of dynamic economic models arising in agricultural, environmental, development, regional and financial economics. Students will be introduced to methods to formulate, solve and ...
Commodity Futures and Options Markets
AEDECON 5250 Institutional structure, allocative function, and managerial applications of commodity futures and options markets. Prereq: 2001, 2001H, Econ 2001.01, or 2001.03H; and Math 1130 or 1148. Not open to students with credit for 5250. Graduate Und ...
Frontiers in Urban and Spatial Economics
AEDECON 8502 This course builds on AEDEcon 8501 Frontiers in Regional Economics and is designed to further introduce you to topics in urban and spatial economics. The focus will be on applied economic papers on key topics, most of which have a spatial dim ...
AEDECON 6194 Analysis of special problems in agricultural, environmental, and development economics by various students, under the guidance of an instructor. Prereq: Permission of instructor. This course is graded S/U. Graduate 1.0 Agricultural, Environme ...
Group Studies in Agribusiness and Applied Economics
AEDECON 4194 Selected topics in agricultural economics to acquaint students with current economic conditions. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Not open to students with 10 cr hrs of 4194 (694-series). Repeatable to a maximum of 5 cr hrs or 2 completions. ...
International Economic Development
AEDECON 6401 This course is an introduction to international development economics. The goals of this course are to familiarize students with basic theoretical concepts relating to growth and development, the current empirical evidence, and various approa ...
Seminal Readings in Applied Economics
AEDECON 8103 This course introduces students to seminal readings in the fields of Agricultural, Environmental, Development and Regional Economics. Students are introduced to a set of seminal readings in each field and are introduced to the critical skills ...
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Household Food Waste Taxes: Findings from South Korea, Lessons for the U.S.
Starting as early as 2005 select localities in South Korea required households to separate food waste and pay a weight-based fee for discarded items. Dr. Seunghoon Lee, postdoctoral fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will share research ...