THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
Microeconomics 1 (P01214)
An introduction to Consumer, Producer and general equilibrium theory followed by an analysis of Uncertainty, Game Theory and its Applications.
? Pre-requisites : Must be registered for MSc Economics (C0180) & MSc Economics (Finance)(C0182) or by permission of the Programme Director
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 4 hour(s) per week for 10 weeks
All of the following classes
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Knowledge and understanding of neoclassical Consumer and Producer Theory and its general equilibrium synthesis to determine allocations
Knowledge and understanding of expected utility theory and the role of uncertainty in key models of microeconomic decision making. knowledge and understanding of the key elements of Game Theory and its applications to strategic decision making and bargaining.
Class Exam 25%, Degree Exam 75%
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Ms Marie Craft
Prof Andy Snell
Course Website : http://www.sgpe.ac.uk
School Website : http://www.ed.ac.uk/econ/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/