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PA - CJ - ECO550 : Microeconomics I

Domaine > Economie.

Descriptif

The objective is to present the basic concepts of microeconomics, to discuss them at an advanced level and to give students an understanding of how economic modeling proceeds. 

Topics:

  • Choice theory and introduction to welfare economics 
  • Consumer theory 
  • Producer theory, comparative statics, comparative advantage 
  • Choice under uncertainty (expected utility, risk aversion) 
  • General equilibrium, fundamental welfare theorems 
  • Asset markets and asset pricing 
  • No trade theorem, rational expectations.

Textbooks. There is no mandatory textbook for this course. The following books are an excellent complementary reading, and a good investment if you plan to do more economics.

  •  "Microeconomic Theory" by Mas-Colell, Whinston and Green.
  •  "Advanced Microeconomic Theory" by Jehle and Reny.
  •  "Microeconomic Foundations I: Choice and Competitive Markets" by Kreps.

Format des notes

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Littérale/grade réduit

Pour les étudiants du diplôme Diplôme d'ingénieur de l'Ecole polytechnique

Pour les étudiants du diplôme M1 Economie

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