Practical issues in conducting applied economic research. Topics include choosing dissertation/research topics; data sources and methods; presenting, publishing, and refereeing research papers and critical analysis of the literature. Students are required to write and present a research paper to the department in partial fulfillment of the course requirements.

Semester Course Offered

Offered spring semester every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


ECON 8010 and ECON 8070 and ECON 8080

Athena Title


Syllabi ECON 8090
Credit Hours 3.0