Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

Economics
Department of Economics

Department of Economics

Graduate Faculty
  • Hideki Ariizumi, PhD (Western), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Wing Chan?, PhD (Alberta), Associate Professor of Economics
  • Jean Eid, PhD (Toronto), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Azim Essaji, PhD (Toronto), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Maria Gallego, PhD (Toronto), Associate Professor of Economics
  • David R. Johnson?, PhD (Harvard), Professor of Economics
  • Susan Johnson?, PhD (McMaster), Associate Professor of Economics
  • Jerzy D. Konieczny?, PhD (Western), Professor of Economics
  • Maurice Kugler, PhD (California at Berkeley), Professor of Economics and CIGI Chair in International Public Policy
  • Terrence J. Levesque?, PhD (Carnegie Mellon), Professor of Economics
  • William Morrison?, PhD (Simon Fraser), Associate Professor of Economics
  • Christine Neill, PhD (Toronto), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Ke Pang, PhD (UBC), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Tammy Schirle, PhD (UBC), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Pierre L. Siklos?, PhD (Carleton), Professor of Economics; WLU Research Professor - 2000
  • Tracy Snoddon?, PhD (Alberta), Associate Professor of Economics
  • Randall M. Wigle?, PhD (Western), Professor of Economics
  • Wendy Wu, PhD (Simon Fraser), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Steffen Ziss?, PhD (Queen's), Associate Professor of Economics
? = this person is eligible to supervise doctoral students.
Note on Courses Contained in Graduate Calendar

As far as possible, each program attempts to provide a full range of core courses and electives. However, every course listed in this Calendar is not available in every session or every year.

Students are encouraged to consult the program/department to inquire about course offerings each year.

Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
EC603 Economic Evaluation and Decision-Making 0.5
EC606 Economics of Labour Markets 0.5
EC610 Special Topics in Economics 0.5
EC620 Microeconomics I 0.5
EC623 Financial Economics 0.5
EC630 Microeconomics II: Topics in the Microeconomics of Firm Decision Making 0.5
EC639 International Trade 0.5
EC640 Macroeconomics I 0.5
EC649 International Finance 0.5
EC650 Macroeconomics II: Topics in Applied Macroeconomics 0.5
EC655 Econometrics 0.5
EC665 Forecasting, Time Series Analysis, and Survey Design 0.5
EC681 Research Paper and Seminar 1.0
EC690 Directed Studies 0.5
EC801 Microeconomics 0.5