Xingfei Liu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Arts - Economics Dept

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

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 A2 (46418)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (HC L1-L2)

LAB D3 (46420)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
W 11:00 - 11:50 (BUS B-18)

LAB D4 (46422)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
W 13:00 - 13:50 (A 109)


ECON 431 - Labor Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Topics include demand for labor, supply of labor, wage differentials, trade union behavior, the minimum wage, education and income distribution, discrimination, mandatory retirement, and non-market work. Prerequisites: ECON 109, ECON 281 and MATH 154 or equivalent.

LECTURE A1 (50740)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 12:30 - 13:50 (T 1-104)

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 599 - Applied Econometrics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The role of economic theory in the process of specification and estimation of models. Interpretation and critical evaluation of applied work by means of selected topics in economics and econometrics. Prerequisite: ECON 598 or equivalent.

LECTURE B1 (64796)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 09:30 - 10:50 (T 1-005)