Max Sties

Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Arts - Economics Dept

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

ECON 282 - Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Models of price, interest rate, output, and employment determination; the impact of fiscal, monetary, and supply shocks; open economy macroeconomics with fixed and flexible exchange rates, and prices as well as international capital mobility. Prerequisite: ECON 101 and 102 or consent of Department.

LECTURE A4 (50738)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (T 1-091)


ECON 350 - The Economics of Public Expenditures

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Analysis of public sector expenditures in Canada. The rationale for government spending and the problems in the provision of public services. Prerequisites: ECON 109 and ECON 281.

LECTURE A1 (53398)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (T BW-2)


ECON 385 - Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory II

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed for majors and Honors students in Economics. Theories of stabilization policy; expectations; the government budget constraint; inflation and unemployment; business cycles and growth; theories of aggregate consumption, investment, money demand, and money supply. Prerequisites: ECON 109, ECON 281, 282 and 299 or equivalent, and MATH 156 or equivalent.

LECTURE A2 (47326)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 14:00 - 14:50 (T BW-2)


ECON 485 - Macroeconomic Policy

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Analysis of the objectives, instruments and methods of macroeconomics policy using contemporary macroeconomics theory and examples from the policy experience of Canada and other nations. Prerequisites: ECON 109 and ECON 385.

LECTURE 800 (47328)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 11:00 - 11:50 (TBD)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

ECON 603 - Selected Topics in Economics IV

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Content varies from year to year. Topics announced prior to registration period.

LECTURE B2 (64812)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (T B-109)


ECON 494 - Economic Data Analysis I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Computer programming for the statistical analysis of data in economics with focus on SAS, R, and Python. Prerequisites: ECON 109 and ECON 299 or equivalent.

LECTURE B1 (76926)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (T B-109)


ECON 282 - Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Models of price, interest rate, output, and employment determination; the impact of fiscal, monetary, and supply shocks; open economy macroeconomics with fixed and flexible exchange rates, and prices as well as international capital mobility. Prerequisite: ECON 101 and 102 or consent of Department.

LECTURE B4 (72958)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (T 1-103)


ECON 350 - The Economics of Public Expenditures

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Analysis of public sector expenditures in Canada. The rationale for government spending and the problems in the provision of public services. Prerequisites: ECON 109 and ECON 281.

LECTURE B1 (63936)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 15:30 - 16:50 (T 1-093)


ECON 385 - Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory II

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed for majors and Honors students in Economics. Theories of stabilization policy; expectations; the government budget constraint; inflation and unemployment; business cycles and growth; theories of aggregate consumption, investment, money demand, and money supply. Prerequisites: ECON 109, ECON 281, 282 and 299 or equivalent, and MATH 156 or equivalent.

LECTURE B4 (76983)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 11:00 - 11:50 (ED 128)


ECON 399 - Introductory Econometrics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-1)

An elementary treatment of the major topics in econometrics with emphasis on applied regression methods. Prerequisites: ECON 109, ECON 281, 282 and 299 or equivalent, and MATH 156 or equivalent. Note: Not open to students with credit in AREC 313.

LECTURE B3 (66038)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (HC 2-26)

LAB H5 (66040)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
T 14:00 - 14:50 (T B-39)

LAB H6 (66042)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
W 15:00 - 15:50 (BUS B-24)