Static Optimization in Economics (MECS-560-1)
1.00 Credit
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This course provides essential tools for those planning to create or apply economic theory. The course can be divided very broadly into feasibility, optimization, and fixed-point theory. More specific topics include linear programming, Karush-Kuhn-Tucker conditions, Brouwer and Kakutani fixed-point theorems, and supermodularity, with illustrations of uses in finance, game theory, general equilibrium, and matching.


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Academic Year Term   Session Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2020-2021 Fall 2020 10 Weeks MECS-560-1 Static Optimization in Economics 21 1 Chaves, Isaias N.; Durandard, Theo Fri 10:50 AM - 1:50 PM Evanston N/A (Room TBA) N