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ECON 855 Mathematical Economics

ECON 855  Mathematical Economics  Units: 3.00  

Applications of mathematics to economic analysis. Topics covered will generally include a review of optimization techniques, including nonlinear and dynamic programming, applied to consumer and producer theory; comparative statics; the envelope theorem; duality theory; welfare economics; and general equilibrium theory. (Offered jointly with ECON-455.)

Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science  


The Department of Economics occupies the second and third floor of Dunning Hall, and two wings in Mackintosh-Corry Hall. These premises provide classrooms, seminar rooms, and two computing labs, as well as conference facilities, graduate student study space and a reading room.


...who take ECON 953 for credit cannot take ECON 853 for credit. ECON 855 Introduction...