Course Detail

Advanced Microeconomic Analysis (33101)

Course Description by Faculty

  • Murphy, Kevin
  • Content
    This course covers the central topics of microeconomics. The course is intended as an alternative to Business 33001. It is designed for students with some background in economics that wish to explore the topics covered in Business 33001 at a more advanced level.

    Topics to be covered include supply and demand, consumer behavior, capital markets, cost and production, competitive markets and choices under uncertainty. The emphasis of the course will be on understanding the basic principles of microeconomic theory and learning how to use these principles to analyze real world problems.

    • Lectures

  • Materials
    The text will be Microeconomics by Pindyck and Rubinfeld.
    • Canvas Site Available

  • Grades
    The course will have weekly problem sets, a mid-term exam and a final exam.
    • Graded homework assignments

    Assessment & Testing
    • Midterm

    • Final exam (in class)

  • Syllabus
  • Autumn 2018Section: 33101-01W 8:30AM-11:30AMHarper CenterC25
  • Autumn 2018Section: 33101-81T 6:00PM-9:00PMGleacher Center300
Description and/or course criteria last updated: June 1 2009