Robert Gateman

Sessional Lecturer

I am a sessional lecturer in the Vancouver School of Economics. My teaching includes principles of micro and macroeconomics, as well as topics in economic policy and in the economic analysis of law.

Winter 2017

ECON101 Principles of Microeconomics Sections

Elements of theory and of Canadian policy and institutions concerning the economics of markets and market behaviour, prices and costs, exchange and trade, competition and monopoly, distribution of income.

Winter 2017

ECON211 Macroeconomic Policy Sections

A survey of policy issues, such as the costs of inflation and unemployment, monetary and fiscal policy, the effects of government debt and exchange rate policy. May not be taken for credit by students with fourth-year standing.

Winter 2017

ECON210 Microeconomic Policy Sections

A survey of policy issues, such as regulation, taxation, environmental and resource policy, health care, education and income distribution. May not be taken for credit by students with fourth-year standing.

Winter 2017

ECON102 Principles of Macroeconomics Sections

Elements of theory and of Canadian policy and institutions concerning the economics of growth and business cycles, national income accounting, interest and exchange rates, money and banking, the balance of trade.

Winter 2017

ECON367 Economic Analysis of Law Sections

The economics of market failure, equity and efficiency. Property rights, the economics of accident and contract law, economic theories of law enforcement.