Announcements for ECON 845

1. This course will be delivered remotely. Assessment methods will be announced at a later time. 

2. I have added everyone who has registered for this course or who has sent me an e-mail requesting access. Anyone whose name I have missed or added this course afterwards please inform me so that I can add your name to the group. This course will be delivered using MSTeams.

3. Grade composition has been updated. Please note that this is tentative. It may be adjusted later on.

4. First lecture of this course is on Tuesday, September 8.

5. I will be running test meetings on Monday, September 7 to test my equipment around 10:30am. I will not teach anything, and participation is totally optional.  

6. All past lectures are automatically posted on MS Teams. Lecture notes are posted there as well. In order for me to keep track of your class participation, please send me a message in the dialogue window, either right after you asked or answer a question, or before I end the lecture.  

7. Topics planned to be covered in this course:

  • Chapter 1: 1.1.1.1; learning by doing (p.71); 1.1.3; 1.5
  • Chapter 2: 2.1.1; 2.1.2; 2.3.1 and 2.4
  • Chapter 3: 3.1; 3.2; 3.5.3
  • Chapter 5: 5.1; 5.2; 5.3; 5.4; 5.5; 5.6
  • Chapter 6: 6.1; 6.2; 6.3; 6.7.1
  • Chapter 7: 7.1; 7.3; 7.4
  • Chapter 8: (8.1; 8.2; 8.3)
  • Chapter 9: (9.4)

8. Assignment #1, due Saturday, September 26, 2020. 

Please send your assignment to the TA at arsenaulta@econ.queensu.ca with subject title: ECON 845 Assignment #1