Announcements for ECON 845

1. Ruqu's office hour on Thursday, Sept.26, 2019 has been cancelled.

2. Assignments

  • Assignment #1: Here.
  • Assignment #2: Exercises 5.7 (p.223) and 6.8 (p.264) in Tirole's book. Due: Friday, Oct.11, 2019.
  • Assignment #3: Here

3. Topics to be covered in this course:

  • Chapter 1: 1.1.1.1; learning by doing (p.71); 1.1.3; 1.5
  • Chapter 2: 2.1.1; 2.1.2; 2.3.1 and 2.4
  • Chapter 3: 3.1; 3.2; 3.5.3
  • Chapter 5: 5.1; 5.2; 5.3; 5.4; 5.5; 5.6
  • Chapter 6: 6.1; 6.2; 6.3; 6.7.1
  • Chapter 7: 7.1; 7.3; 7.4
  • Chapter 8: (8.1; 8.2; 8.3)
  • Chapter 9: (9.4)
4. The midterm exam date has been changed to Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.
5. Student presentations for this course have been scheduled at 1:00-4:00 on Nov. 29, 2019 in MC A516. Each student has a maximum of 20 minutes.

6. Midterm Practice Questions.

7. Last year's midterm exam.

8. The tutorial for the midterm exam will be held from 10:00 to 1:00 on Monday, Oct. 28, at the Inner Reading Room, 3rd Floor Library (near the elevator), Dunning Hall.

9. #6 in the practice questions and #3 in last year’s midterm will not be covered by this midterm exam. I will post the solutions after the tutorial.

10. Solutions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

11. Presentations: Friday, Nov. 29, 11:30-2:30, MC A516.

12. Papers to be covered: