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Mathematics for Economic Policy

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  • Titre en français: Mathématiques pour l'économie
  • Cours donné en: anglais
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  • Horaire: Semestre d'automne 2017-2018, 1.0h. de cours (moyenne hebdomadaire)
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Objectifs

The objective of this course is to provide you with basic mathematical tools that are used in economic analysis.

Contenus

  1. Logic and proof writing
  2. Sets, numbers, functions, and Euclidean space: sequences and convergence; continuous functions.
  3. Linear Algebra: solving a system of linear equations; eigenvalues and eigenvectors; sefidefinite and definite matrices.
  4. Differentiation
  5. Unconstrained optimization
  6. Equality constraints and the Lagrangean
  7. Inequality constraints and the Kuhn-Tucker conditions

Références

  • Simon and Blume, "Mathematics for Economists", W.W. Norton, 1994.
  • Sundaram, "A first Course in Optimization Theory", Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Evaluation

1ère tentative

Examen:
Ecrit 2h00 heures
Documentation:
Non autorisée
Calculatrice:
Non autorisée
Evaluation:

Your final grade will be determined by a final exam, which is written and closed-book. In case of a retake exam, your final grade will be determined only based on the retake exam.

Rattrapage

Examen:
Ecrit 2h00 heures
Documentation:
Non autorisée
Calculatrice:
Non autorisée
Evaluation:

The retake exam is written and closed-book. The duration of the retake exam is 2 hours. If you fail the course, the retake exam determines 100% of your final grade.



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