Accessibility Skip to Global Navigation Skip to Local Navigation Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Site Map Menu

ECON407 Topics in Advanced Economics

Covers advanced topics in macro and/or micro economics.

Paper title Topics in Advanced Economics
Paper code ECON407
Subject Economics
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,101.55
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,026.17

^ Top of page

ECON 375 and ECON 377
Recommended Preparation
ECON 371 and ECON 376
Teaching staff

Trent Smith


Journal article and textbook readings will be selected that are relevant to the specific Special Topic.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
After completing the paper, the successful student will be able to:
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of and an ability to analyse the economic theories and models relevant to the Special Topic
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of and an ability to interpret the empirical research models relevant to the Special Topic
  3. Summarise and critique the current literature relating to the Special Topic and explain the place of theoretical models and/or empirical research in that literature using written English

^ Top of page


Second Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
L1 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 10:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41