ECO 4401

Mathematical Economics

Credits: 4; Prereq: ECO 2013, ECO 2023 and ECO 3101 or ECO 3203 and MAC 2023 or higher.

Introduces fundamental mathematical tools employed in economic analysis. Covers comparative static analysis, introduces linear algebra, constrained and unconstrained optimization, and dynamic analysis using differential and difference equations. Examines applications from a wide range of subfields in economics, including consumer theory, macroeconomics, economic growth, and environmental economics.