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ADEC 7410 Operations Research in Applied Economics (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the use of operations research methods in economics. For this purpose, the course starts with a brief review of the basics from microeconomic theory, calculus and linear algebra, which is followed by the conceptual foundations of economic modeling and the applications of optimization techniques on various economic problems. The course provides a very sound perspective on how to use operations research techniques in any kind of economic and managerial decision making, which has becoming an increasingly sought after skill. We will work on various problems, including portfolio management, resource management, environment and energy related regulations, etc.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s):

Prerequisites: ADEC7201 Applied Microeconomic Theory or approval of the instructor.

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Comments: Prerequisite: ADEC7201 Applied Microeconomic Theory or approval of the instructor.


Last Updated: 19-Apr-16