Penn State Penn State: College of the Liberal Arts

Ph.D. Graduate Courses

Ph.D. Graduate Courses
First Year
Fall
Spring
500 Mathematical Economics
510 Econometrics
501 Econometrics
521 Advanced Microeconomic Theory
502 Microeconomic Analysis
522 Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
503 Macroeconomic Analysis
Second Year
Fall
Spring
Mandatory – 512A Empirical Methods
Mandatory – 512B Empirical Methods

Select from: second year courses – 534, 558, 559, 597B, 597, 597D
Offered each semester – 506, 507, 517 543, 570, 589

506 Problems in Economics
507 International Trade
511 Econometrics II
512A Econometrics II – FALL
512B Econometrics II – SPRING
515 Labor Economics I
516 Labor Economics II
517 International Finance
521 Advanced Microeconomic Theory
522 Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
524 Income Distribution
525 Economics of Technological Change
529 Public Finance
532 Urban Economics
534 Game Theory

543 Industrial Organization
550 Economic Fluctuations
558 Development of Monetary Theory
559 Current Monetary Theory and Policy
570 Development Economics
571 Economics of Transition
572 Soviet/Centrally Planned Economics
589 Seminar in Economic Theory
596 Individual Studies
597 Special Topics
597A Microeconomic Theory
597A Dynamic Mechanism Design
600 Thesis Research
601 Thesis Preparation
610 Thesis Research Off Campus