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Mathematics for Economists

Course Number:

47780


Faculty

Serra Boranbay-Akan, serra@andrew.cmu.edu


Program

PHD


Concentrations

Economics


Course Description

This course covers the mathematical prerequisites for the graduate sequence in microeconomics, econometrics, and macroeconomics. Topics include linear algebra, constrained optimization, comparative statics, correspondences and fixed point theorems, dynamic programming, and topology. Real Analysis is strongly recommended as a co-requisite.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None