MAE903 - Advanced Economic Theory

Unit details

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:


Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in M800 or M900

Unit chair:

CJ Sun





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

 1 x 2 hour class per week


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This unit is concerned with microeconomic theory. The unit analyses the behaviour of economic agents such as consumers and producers, and their strategic interaction in the market economy. The unit deals with topics such as game theory, information economics, and agency theory.  The unit provides a bridge to advanced research.


Assignment 1 (Quantitative) 20%, Assignment 2 (Quantitative) 20%, Assignment 3 (Quantitative) 20%, Examination 2 hours 40%

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