Quantitative Techniques - ECN 308

This course aims to enhance students’ quantitative skills and allows them to use those skills to sharpen their understanding of economics. Students will learn how to tackle economic problems using quantitative frameworks. As such, students are expected to be able to interpret the economic concepts and findings behind their results. Topics include: optimization techniques with single constraints, optimization techniques with multiple constraints, dynamic analysis, strategic behaviors of duopolies and intertemporal analysis. Prerequisites: ECN 211, ECN 212, MAT 204, STA 207 or STA 210