Matthew Kim

Associate Professor
Degree
B.A., Williams College
M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2007
Office
OEC 433
Phone
(651) 962-5677
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5677
Fax
(651) 962-5682
Mail
Mail 5029
2115 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

At St. Thomas since 2007

Public economics, labor economics, applied microeconomics

Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ECON 252 - 02 Prin of Microeconomics M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 207

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0935 - 1040

Location:

OEC 207

Course Registration Number:

21145 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

An introduction to microeconomics: theory of household (consumer) behavior, theory of the firm, market structures, market failures, economic efficiency, factor markets, and income distribution. Students who enroll in this course are expected to be able to use high-school algebra. This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ECON 252 - 06 Prin of Microeconomics M - W - F - - 1335 - 1440 OEC 308

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1335 - 1440

Location:

OEC 308

Course Registration Number:

20062 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

An introduction to microeconomics: theory of household (consumer) behavior, theory of the firm, market structures, market failures, economic efficiency, factor markets, and income distribution. Students who enroll in this course are expected to be able to use high-school algebra. This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ECON 296 - 01 Topics M - W - - - - 1525 - 1615 OEC 212

Days of Week:

M - W - - - -

Time of Day:

1525 - 1615

Location:

OEC 212

Course Registration Number:

22586 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

The subject matter of these courses will vary from year to year, but will not duplicate existing courses. Descriptions of these courses are available in the Searchable Class Schedule on Murphy Online, View Searchable Class Schedule

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ECON 355 - 02 Game Theory M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OEC 306

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1055 - 1200

Location:

OEC 306

Course Registration Number:

22584 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

Game theory seeks to explain how rational people make decisions when outcomes are mutually interdependent. This course introduces the methods of game theory from a historical perspective with primary emphasis on applications to economics. Applications to the other social sciences, business and biology are also considered. Topics covered include: normal and extensive forms of games, strict and weak dominance, sub-game perfections, pure and mixed strategies, Nash equilibrium, bargaining, oligopoly, New Keynesian and Classical Economics, trade policy, environmental economics and conflict resolution. Prerequisites: ECON 251 and 252, plus completion of the core curriculum mathematics requirement.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ECON 389 - I1 Research - - - - - - - -

Days of Week:

- - - - - - -

Time of Day:

-

Location:

Course Registration Number:

22983 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

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Summer 2018 Courses

Summer 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ECON 252 - 06 Prin of Microeconomics M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1215 - 1320

Location:

Course Registration Number:

40806 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

An introduction to microeconomics: theory of household (consumer) behavior, theory of the firm, market structures, market failures, economic efficiency, factor markets, and income distribution. Students who enroll in this course are expected to be able to use high-school algebra. This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ECON 315 - D01 Introduction to Econometrics M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 449

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0935 - 1040

Location:

OEC 449

Course Registration Number:

41931 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

An introduction to the application of statistical models and methods to economic problems; simple and multiple linear regression models; generalized least-squares; model building and related topics. Emphasis is on use of econometric software to analyze data and to test hypotheses. Prerequisites: Eight credits of Economics at the 300- or 400-level, STAT 220 or MATH 303

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ECON 315 - D02 Introduction to Econometrics M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OEC 449

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1055 - 1200

Location:

OEC 449

Course Registration Number:

41932 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Matthew H. Kim

An introduction to the application of statistical models and methods to economic problems; simple and multiple linear regression models; generalized least-squares; model building and related topics. Emphasis is on use of econometric software to analyze data and to test hypotheses. Prerequisites: Eight credits of Economics at the 300- or 400-level, STAT 220 or MATH 303

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