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EC9B9: Topics in Advanced Economic Theory II

  • Herakles Polemarchakis

    Module Leader
  • Motty Perry

    Module Lecturer
12 CATS - Department of Economics
Spring Module

Principal Aims

EC9B9-12 Topics in Advanced Economic Theory II

Principal Learning Outcomes

" Have a strategic overview and a detailed understanding of complex issues in Economic Theory The teaching and learning methods that enable students to achieve this learning outcome are: Seminars and background reading The summative assessment methods that measure the achievement of this learning outcome are: 2 x assessments "

" Develop a critical knowledge of recent research in some key areas of Economic Theory The teaching and learning methods that enable students to achieve this learning outcome are: Seminars and background reading The summative assessment methods that measure the achievement of this learning outcome are: 2 x assessments "

" Enable students to autonomously pursue their own original research agenda in the forefront of the field. The teaching and learning methods that enable students to achieve this learning outcome are: Seminars and background reading The summative assessment methods that measure the achievement of this learning outcome are: 2 x assessments "

Syllabus

"Illustrative topics might include:-

Dynamic Genral Equilibrium Theory;

Auctions and Mechanism Design;

Cooperative Game Theory;

Strategic Formation of Social Networks;

Finance;

Topics in Game Theory."

Context

Optional Module
L1PJ - Year 2

Assessment

Assessment Method
Coursework (100%)
Coursework Details
Referee Report (50%), Referee Report (50%)
Exam Timing
N/A

Reading Lists