GECO
6200

Advanced Microeconomics I

New School for Social Research: Economics

Liberal Arts
Graduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Advanced Microeconomics I
Spring 2024
Taught By: Qing Han and Sanjay Reddy
Section: A

CRN: 3842

Credits: 3

This course approaches microeconomic analysis at an advanced level, presenting some formal techniques used in economic analysis as well as critical perspectives and possible alternatives. Topics may vary from year to year and include elements of choice and decision theory, theory of the consumer and the firm, game theory, welfare economics, social choice and aggregation, and general equilibrium theory. Adequate mathematical background, including thorough prior familiarity with multivariate analysis and constrained optimization, linear algebra and matrix operations, and methods of abstract notation, reasoning and proof making, is assumed. Knowledge of elementary set theory and real analysis would be helpful. Lab sessions will be arranged. Prerequisite: GECO 6190 or permission of the instructor.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Economics (ECO)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:18pm EST 12/8/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 4:00pm - 5:50pm
Building: Johnson/Kaplan 66 West 12th
Room: 002
Date Range: 1/24/2024 - 5/8/2024
Days: Friday
Times: 12:55pm - 2:45pm
Building: Johnson/Kaplan 66 West 12th
Room: 002
Date Range: 1/26/2024 - 5/10/2024