# EC341 - Mathematical Economics 2: Mechanism Design and Alternative Games

**Module code:**EC341**Module name:**Mathematical Economics 2: Mechanism Design and Alternative Games**Department:**Economics**Credit:**15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

## Module content and teaching

###### Principal aims

The module aims to introduce advanced topics in mathematical economics and applied game theory. The treatment builds on the foundation established in module EC220.

###### Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module, the student should be able to: Appreciate the use and limitations of formal mathematical approaches to economic theory and applications; Be familiar with the main results and open questions in the chosen areas; Demonstrate skills in team working, the absorption and analysis of peer-reviewed literature.

###### Timetabled teaching activities

20 Lecture hours and 4 Support and Feedback classes.

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## Module assessment

Assessment group | Assessment name | Percentage |
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15 CATS (Module code: EC341-15) | ||

D1 (Assessed/examined work) | Assessment | 25% |

Presentation | 5% | |

2 hour examination (Summer) | 70% | |

VA (Visiting students only) | 100% assessed Visiting/Exchange PART YEAR ONLY | 100% |

## Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

###### Core

N/A

###### Optional Core

N/A

###### Optional

- Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc MMathStat) (G1G3) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc MMathStat) (G1G3) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G300) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G300) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30A) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30B) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30C) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (G30D) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30E) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30F) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30G) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Master of Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (with Intercalated (G30H) - Year 5
- Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (BSc) (GG14) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (with Intercalated Year) (GG17) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Mathematics and Economics (GL11) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Mathematics and Economics (with Intercalated Year) (GL12) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Economics 3 Year Variants (L100) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Economics 4 Year Variants (L103) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Economics 3 Year Variants (L116) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Economics 4 Year Variants (L117) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Economics, Politics and International Studies (LM1D) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Economics 4 Year Variants (LM1H) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Economics 4 Year Variants (LV16) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MS) - Year 4
- Undergraduate Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics and Economics (Y602) - Year 3
- Undergraduate Mathematics,Operational Research,Statistics,Economics (with Intercalated Year) (Y603) - Year 4