Schedule

See our Requirements page for background on how and when to approach this material. (And here is a helpful Fall 2020 schedule grid created by CTLR.)

Week 1 (September 7) – Economics for a changing world  

Problem Set 1 (on Canvas) due on Sunday (9/13) by 11:00 PM.

Week 2 (September 14)

Problem Set 2 (on Canvas) due on Sunday (9/20) by 11:00 PM.

Week 3 (September 21)

Week 4 (September 28)

Problem Set 3 (on Canvas) due on Sunday (10/4) by 11:00 PM.

Week 5 (October 5) 

Week 6 (October 12) 

Problem Set 4 (on Canvas) due on Sunday (10/18) by 11:00 PM.

Week 7 (October 19)   

  • Time to work on research paper

Problem Set 5 (on Canvas) due on Sunday (10/25) by 11:00 PM.

Week 8 (October 26) 

Week 9 (November 2) 

Problem Set 6 (on Canvas) including Section 3 of the research project, due on Sunday (11/8) by 11:00 PM (with a no-penalty extension until Monday, 11/9 at 11:00 PM).

Week 10 (November 9)  

Week 11 (November 16)  

Problem Set 7 (on Canvas): a draft of your paper, including Sections 1 – 3 (your title page, your introduction, and your data section) as well as Section 4 and an outline (at least) of Section 5, due on Tuesday (12/1) by 11:00 PM.

Week 12 (November 30)  

Problem Set 8 (on Canvas): a peer review of a fellow student’s research project, due on Sunday, December 6 at 11:00PM ET (via Canvas). Each student must share their paper, in whatever shape it is, with their peer as of Tuesday, December 1 at 11:00PM ET (via Canvas).

Final draft due on Sunday, December 13th at 11:00PM,  the last day of exams, with a no-penalty extension until Monday, December 14th at 11:00PM.