Mathematical Economy

Institution: Carleton University
Category: Faculty of Public Affairs
Language: English

Course Description

This course is designed to provide students with a knowledge of some of the basic mathematical tools used in economic theory. Topics include: Concave and convex functions; homogeneous and exponential functions; equilibrium analysis; linear models and matrix algebra; comparative static methods; constrained optimizations with more than one choice variable; optimization with inequality constraints; implicit functions and implicit differentiation; applied to models.