Course Descriptions

01:220:483 Markets, Games and Information (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Minor: Minor in Quantitative Economics
  • Certificate: Certificate in Computational Economics and Data Analytics, Certificate in Economic Theory, Certificate In Quantitative Economics

Private and asymmetric information, moral hazard with optimal contracts, adverse selection with applications to signaling and screening, and incentive mechanisms such as auctions and tournaments. Prerequisites: 01:220:320; 01:960:211 or 285; 01:640:136 or 152.
(Credit not given for both this course and 01:220:407)