Introduction to Mathematical Economics

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB830A05
Vaknaam Introduction to Mathematical Economics
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Introduction to Mathematical Economics
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Describe and interpret mathematical neoclassical microeconomic models of producer theory, consumer theory, duality, choice under uncertainty, partial market equilibrium, general market equilibrium, welfare economics.
2. Apply mathematical methods to rigorously analyze formal neoclassical microeconomic models.
Omschrijving The course discusses a number of mathematical models which constitute the core of modern neoclassical microeconomic theory. Topics discussed include: producer theory, consumer theory, duality, choice under uncertainty, partial market equilibrium, general market equilibrium, welfare economics, public goods. The course focuses on rigorous analysis of standard models by using mathematical tools.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm gecombineerde hoor-/werkcolleges
Toetsvorm schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. A. van der Made
Docent(en) dr. A. van der Made
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Microeconomic Analysis, 3rd edition,Norton.
H.R. Varian 9780393957358 €  60,00
Entreevoorwaarden Exchange students should have very solid knowledge of mathematics which is comparable to that of second-year students in the BSc EOR.
Opmerkingen Info: Dr Allard van der Made, phone: +3150 363 7077, e-mail: a.van.der.made@rug.nl.
Secr: Martine Geerlings-Koolman, phone: +3150 363 7018, e-mail: m.a.koolman@rug.nl.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Econometrics and Operations Research/EOR  (basisprogramma BSc EOR) 2 semester II b verplicht
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 2 semester II b keuze