UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Economics Minor

Minor Requirements 24-25 Total Credits

Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts Option

Required Courses: 15-16 cr. hrs.
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 205 Quantitative Analysis
or MATH 156 or MATH 166 3-4 cr.
ECON 301 Intermediate Microeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 302 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 cr.

Elective Courses*: 9 cr. hrs.
Choose nine credits from the following categories with at most three credits from the disciplines outside the area of Economics:

*Some elective courses may have prerequisites

Education

Education Option

Required Courses: 6 cr. hrs.
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 cr.
Electives in Economics: 18 cr. hrs.
Choose from:
ECON 305 Money and Banking 3 cr.
ECON 312 Political Economy of Discrimination 3 cr.
ECON 316 Managerial Economics 3 cr.
ECON 324 Labor Economics 3 cr.
ECON 328 Domestic Topics in Third World Economic
Development 3 cr.
ECON 329 Global Topics in Third World Economic
Development 3 cr.
ECON 332 Public Finance 3 cr.
ECON 334 Public Regulation 3 cr.
ECON 340 Contemporary International Trade 3 cr.
ECON 342 International Finance 3 cr.
ECON 344 Comparative Economic Systems 3 cr.
ECON 362 History of Economic Thought 3 cr.
ECON 378 Semester Abroad Research 3 cr.
ECON 379 Internship 2-6 cr.
ECON 389 Special Topics in Economics 1-3 cr.
ECON 426 Forecasting and Econometrics 3 cr.
ECON 450 Introduction to Natural Resources Economics 3 cr.
ECON 489 Special Topics: Economics 1-3 cr.

Department of Economics

124 South Hall
715-425-3335
www.uwrf.edu/CBE/

Hamid Tabesh–Chair, Jackie Brux, Hossein Eftekari, Jennifer Hafer, Logan Kelly, Pascal Ngoboka, Glenn Potts, Susan K. Rogers, Brian Schultz, John Walker, Ellen Schultz-Academic Advisor.