Microeconomic Theory III

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This course covers topics in decision making under risk and game theory.  (Image by Jeffrey Barke on Flickr.)


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Spring 2010



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This is a half-semester course which covers the topics in Microeconomic Theory that everybody with a Ph.D. from MIT Economics Department should know but that have not yet been covered in the Micro sequence. Hence, it covers several unrelated topics. The topics come from three general areas: Decision Theory, Game Theory, and Behaviorla Economics.  I will try my best to put them in a coherent narrative, but there will be inherent jumps from topic to topic.

Yildiz, Muhamet. 14.123 Microeconomic Theory III, Spring 2010. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/economics/14-123-microeconomic-theory-iii-spring-2010 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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