Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

ECON 498 001 (CRN: 13815)

HONORS PROGRAM IN ECONOMICS-I

Long Title: HONORS PROGRAM IN ECONOMICS-I
Department: Economics
Instructor: Sickles, Robin
Meeting: 5:00PM - 6:15PM TR BKH 102 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Research
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: (ECON 203 OR ECON 303 OR ECON 375) AND (ECON 209 OR ECON 310) AND (ECON 300 OR ECON 305 OR ECON 405)
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required) Instructor Permission Required
Section Enrolled: 8
Enrollment data as of: 28-OCT-2021 12:11AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
7-DEC-2017  
7:00PM - 10:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: Research workshop open to ECON and MTEC majors. GPA of at least 3.67 in all ECON courses and all courses required for major, and must have taken all ECON courses directly related to the topic of their research. Students develop a research idea, construct an economic model with testable hypotheses, test those hypotheses, and write and present in the workshop an academic quality paper. Econometrics pre-requisite is ECON 209 for ECON majors and ECON 310 for MTEC majors. Instructor may impose additional prerequisites. (In 2015-2016, prerequisite of ECON 300/305/405 may be waived or required as a co-requisite, see instructor.)