MAE411 - Advanced Economic Theory

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Not offered in 2018

EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: (For Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) students only)
Unit chair:

Nejat Anbarci



Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class


The unit is concerned with theoretical and empirical issues in microeconomics. Topics include: decision-making under uncertainty; insurance and gambling; brief introduction to game theory; models in industrial organisation; introduction to mechanism design; adverse selection, signalling and screening; the principal-agent model and auctions.


Assignment 1 (Quantitative) 20%

Assignment 2 (Quantitative) 20%

Assignment 3 (Quantitative) 20%

Examination 2 hours 40%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination

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