Feng Qiu

Associate Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

AREC 633 - Financial Management in Resource Industries

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Recent theoretical and empirical developments in finance are applied to natural resource industries including agribusiness, farming, forestry and food. Emphasis on capital budgeting, financial risk, and associated topics for long run investment planning in smaller business enterprises. Not to be taken if credit received for AREC 433. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

LECTURE A1 (50204)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 08:00 - 09:20 (GSB 5-53)


AREC 433 - Financial Management in Resource Industries

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Recent theoretical and empirical developments in finance are applied to natural resource industries including agribusiness, farming, forestry and food. Emphasis on capital budgeting, financial risk, and associated topics for long run investment planning in smaller business enterprises. Prerequisite: AREC 200, AREC 365, ECON 281, or FIN 301.

LECTURE A1 (47664)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 08:00 - 09:20 (GSB 5-53)


AREC 502 - Advanced Price Analysis

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Principles of consumer demand and producer supply analysis including theoretical and empirical approaches to the analysis of consumer and producer choice. Applications include food demand analysis (single equations and systems approaches), price expectations and producer supply decisions, market model simulation and policy evaluation, and economic welfare measurement. Corequisite: ECON 481.

LECTURE 800 (40408)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MW 08:30 - 09:50 (TBD)


AREC 513 - Econometric Applications

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Econometric theory, multiple linear regression analysis and interpretation, simultaneous equation estimation, qualitative choice models, time series analysis, applications of econometric techniques to resource and agricultural economic problems. Prerequisite: Intermediate course in statistics or econometrics.

LECTURE 800 (40556)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)

LAB 801 (40558)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
M 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

AREC 460 - Land Use Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

This course introduces concepts and methods employed in the economics of land use and land use change. Topics include: theoretical and empirical analysis of determinants and drivers of land use and land use change; environmental and socioeconomic consequences of land use change; the role of governments in managing land use decisions; and spatial analysis in land use research. Prerequisite: ECON 101 and (AREC 313, ECON 399, or STAT 378).

LECTURE 850 (63298)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (TBD)


AREC 560 - Land Use Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

This course introduces concepts and methods employed in the economics of land use and land use change. Topics include: theoretical and empirical analysis of determinants and drivers of land use and land use change; environmental and socioeconomic consequences of land use change; the role of governments in managing land use decisions; and spatial analysis in land use research. Not to be taken if credit received for AREC 460. Prerequisites: ECON 101 and (AREC 313, STAT 378, or ECON 399), or consent of instructor.

LECTURE 850 (63300)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (TBD)


AREC 660 - Land Use Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

This course introduces concepts and methods employed in the economics of land use and land use change. Topics include: theoretical and empirical analysis of determinants and drivers of land use and land use change; environmental and socioeconomic consequences of land use change; the role of governments in managing land-use decisions; and spatial analysis in land-use research. Not to be taken if credit received for AREC 460. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

LECTURE 850 (63302)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (TBD)