Math for Economists (MA)

PREREQUISITE: UNDERGRADUATE CALCULUS & STATISTICS

OPEN ONLY TO ECON MA STUDENTS. STUDENTS MUST ALSO REGISTER FOR RCT SEC 011. All other students MUST have written permission from MA DGS

Applications of mathematics to economics: functions, simultaneous equations; linear models and matrix algebra; determinants, inverse matrix, Cramer?s rule; differentiation and optimization of functions of one or more variables; quadratic forms, characteristic roots and vectors, constrained optimization; interpretation of the Lagrange multiplier. Techniques applied to examples from the theory of the firm and consumer behavior.

Course Information

ECON-GA1001

Graduate

3 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
James H Hodge
W: 6:20 PM - 8:20 PM MEYR 102
1
Maximilian Josef Huber
F: 3:35 PM - 5:05 PM TISC LC11
1
Maximilian Josef Huber
W: 8:25 PM - 9:55 PM MEYR 102
1
Seyhan Z Arkonac
F: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM TISC LC11