Varghese Manaloor, PhD

Associate Professor, Augustana - Social Sciences

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

AUENV 341 - Environmental Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of the relationships between the economy and the environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of economic analysis to various environmental issues. Prerequisite: AUECO 101. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUENV 341 and AUECO 341.

LECTURE 1B01 (44708)
2021-02-01 - 2021-04-23
MWF 11:00 - 12:00 (TBD)


AUECO 341 - Environmental Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of the relationships between the economy and the environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of economic analysis to various environmental issues. Prerequisite: AUECO 101. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUECO 341 and AUENV 341.

LECTURE 1B01 (44149)
2021-02-01 - 2021-04-23
MWF 11:00 - 12:00 (TBD)


AUECO 101 - Introduction to Microeconomics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Economic analysis, problems, and policies, with emphasis on the Canadian economy; roles of consumers and firms in competitive and monopolistic markets; foreign ownership in the Canadian economy; distribution of income, inequality, and poverty; use of the environment; government economic policies.

LECTURE 1B01 (43476)
2021-02-01 - 2021-04-23
MWF 08:30 - 09:30 (TBD)


AUECO 384 - Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis II

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed for majors in Economics, dealing with extensions and applications of microeconomic theory: topics include intertemporal choice, risk, uncertainty and expected utility; oligopoly and game theory; externalities, public goods, adverse selection, moral hazard, and asymmetric information; general equilibrium. Prerequisites: AUECO 203 and AUMAT 110 or 116.

LECTURE 1B01 (44976)
2021-02-01 - 2021-04-23
MWF 14:00 - 15:00 (TBD)

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

AUECO 203 - Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Theory of consumer behaviour; theory of production and cost; price and output determination under competition, monopoly, and other market structures. Prerequisite: AUECO 101.

LECTURE 1A01 (52262)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-08
MW 12:15 - 13:45 (AU C 101)


AUECO 101 - Introduction to Microeconomics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Economic analysis, problems, and policies, with emphasis on the Canadian economy; roles of consumers and firms in competitive and monopolistic markets; foreign ownership in the Canadian economy; distribution of income, inequality, and poverty; use of the environment; government economic policies.

LECTURE 1A01 (47650)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-08
MWF 09:45 - 10:45 (AU F 1 305)

LECTURE 1A02 (52260)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-08
TH 08:30 - 10:00 (AU H 090)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

AUIDS 286 - Selected Topics in Place-Based Studies

★ 3 (fi 6)(VAR, 0-3S-0)

Selected topics in place-based learning in specific off-campus locations. The focus and content of each course are determined by student and faculty interests, and may vary from year to year. The course will take a specific place as the location and subject of study. The locations of study can be international or closer to home, but in all instances will encourage a significant engagement with the place. Note: AUIDS 286 is classified as an arts course.

SEMINAR 3850 (75676)

AUENV 341 - Environmental Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of the relationships between the economy and the environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of economic analysis to various environmental issues. Prerequisite: AUECO 101. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUENV 341 and AUECO 341.

LECTURE 1B01 (64234)
2022-01-26 - 2022-04-14
MWF 08:30 - 09:30 (AU F 1 305)


AUECO 341 - Environmental Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examination of the relationships between the economy and the environment. Emphasis is placed on the application of economic analysis to various environmental issues. Prerequisite: AUECO 101. Note: Credit may be obtained for only one of AUECO 341 and AUENV 341.

LECTURE 1B01 (63378)
2022-01-26 - 2022-04-14
MWF 08:30 - 09:30 (AU F 1 305)


AUECO 254 - India Tour

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, VARIABLE)

Three-week study tour of India that focuses on a chosen region of India in order to examine the intersection between religious belief and practice and development challenges. Students will be exposed to various development projects as well as an array of religious sites. It is expected that students will gain an in depth understanding of India, its cultural and religious diversity, and the challenges it faces in the 21st century. Students will be exposed to both rural and urban life. Prerequisite: AUECO 252 or AUREL 260. Notes: Costs associated with this India Tour course and applicable tuition are the responsibility of the students. Enrolment is limited to 15 students. Credit may be obtained for only one of AUECO 254 and AUREL 266. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations section of the Calendar.

LECTURE 3850 (75675)