May 23, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
    
College Catalog 2024-2025

ECON 490 - Behavioral and Experimental Economics Capstone

Cross-Listed as PSYC 490  
This course surveys recent developments in behavioral economics and considers applications in labor economics, macroeconomics, finance, public finance, consumer choice, and other areas. Our goal is to draw on recent work in cognitive and evolutionary psychology to better understand human behavior and incorporate these insights into neoclassical reasoning and modeling. It is a capstone course. This course counts as a Group E elective. Meets concurrently with ECON 489 . Prerequisite(s): ECON 361  and ECON 371 . C- or higher required for all prerequisites. Offered every year. (4 Credits)