THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
Microeconomics 2 (P01217)
An introduction to models of information and incentives, including adverse selection, signalling and screening.
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 4 hour(s) per week for 5 weeks
All of the following classes
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Knowledge and understanding of adverse selection, moral hazard and screening. Knowledge and understanding of the main models that describe the impact of these concepts on goods and labour markets including the seminal models of Spence and Ackerlof.
Degree Exam 100%
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/