Course Detail

Microeconomics (33001)

Course Description by Faculty

  • Rappoport, Daniel
  • Content
    This course introduces the basic concepts of microeconomics. Topics include supply and demand, pricing and quantity decisions under different market structures, game theory, moral hazard, and adverse selection. The course provides a theoretical framework for analyzing a wide range of economic problems as well as honing the necessary analytical skills.
    Format
    • Lectures

    • Discussion

  • Prerequisites
    Students should have a working understanding of algebra and differential calculus.
  • Materials
    Textbook and selected readings.
    Resources
    • Canvas Site Available

  • Grades
    The grades will be based on problem sets, a midterm, and a final exam.
    Grades
    • Graded homework assignments

    Assessment & Testing
    • Midterm

    • Final exam (in class)

  • Syllabus
  • Spring 2022Section: 33001-01W 8:30AM-11:30AMHarper CenterC10In-Person Only
  • Spring 2022Section: 33001-81W 6:00PM-9:00PMGleacher Center304In-Person Only
  • Spring 2022Section: 33001-85S 1:30PM-4:30PMLocation: TBDRemote-Only
Description and/or course criteria last updated: February 23 2022