Institute of Applied Economics
Wooten Hall, 366
P.O. Box 310469
Denton, TX 76203-0469
Web site: www.unt.edu/aeco/
Bernard L. Weinstein, Director
Terry L. Clower, Graduate Adviser
Bill McKee, Undergraduate Adviser
Professors McKee, Weinstein. Assistant Professor Clower.
Programs of Study
The institute offers a graduate program in the following area:
- Master of Science with a major in applied economics.
Interdisciplinary Minor in Alternative Dispute Resolution
A minor in alternative dispute resolution requires a total of 21 hours, including 9 advanced, and
consists of AECO 2120, 4120, 4420 and COMM 2025, plus three courses from the following list chosen in
consultation with an undergraduate adviser in the Institute of Applied Economics and representing at least
two different academic departments: AECO 4020, BLAW 3430, CJUS 3210, MGMT 3870 or PSYC 3640.
The Institute of Applied Economics offers a professional program leading to a Master of Science with
a major in applied economics.
Faculty from the institute also participate in a program leading to a Master of Science with a major
in interdisciplinary studies administered by the School of Graduate Studies.
The goal of these degree programs is to prepare recent graduates and practitioners for careers in
business and industry, government, and the nonprofit sector. Interested students should contact the director
or graduate adviser of the institute for a list of current course offerings.
The institute is affiliated closely with the University Center for Economic Development and
Research, which provides economic and public policy research and consulting services to organizations in the
private, nonprofit and public sectors. Projects conducted by the center offer students of the Institute of
Applied Economics both professional development and career opportunities.
All Courses of Instruction are located in one section at the back of this catalog.
The "Course and Subject Guide," found in the Courses of Instruction section of this book, serves as
a table of contents and provides quick access to subject areas and prefixes.