Multivariate Calculus

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBP013B05
Vaknaam Multivariate Calculus
Niveau(s) propedeuse
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Multivariate Calculus
Leerdoelen The student is able to:
• Understand and write simple mathematical arguments.
• Correctly apply the technique of linear approximation to nonlinear multivariate functions.
• Correctly apply an appropriate version of the implicit function theorem.
• Solve simple unconstrained and constrained optimization problems.
• Apply multivariate analysis to simple economic models.
Omschrijving Differentiability and linear approximation of multivariate functions, implicit function theorem, (constrained) optimization, Lagrange multipliers, envelope theorems.
Uren per week 8
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges
Toetsvorm schriftelijk tentamen, tussentoets(en)
Vaksoort propedeuse
Coördinator dr. A. van der Made
Docent(en) dr. A. van der Made , D. Vullings, MSc.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Mathematics for Economists 1st edition 1994, W.W. Norton and Company Carl P. Simon and Lawrence Blume 0-393-95733-0 €  65,00
Entreevoorwaarden Admittance to the BSc EOR. Depending on e.g. capacity, other students may be allowed to participate in some or all course activities. (To be decided by the Programme Director.)
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) 1 semester II b verplicht