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Lecture Notes and Slides

 
Answers for End of Chapter Questions (Password Protected) Readings and Chapters based on Perloff (with Calculus) Text
6500 Study Guide (Password Protected)
Kevin's Lectures   Bob's Lectures   Additional Reading
Ch. 1: Introduction
 

Math Review

 

"What Economists Do?" (Lucas)

Ch. 2: Supply and Demand  

Methodology

 

The MRS

Ch. 3: Constrained Choice

 

Preferences  Constraints

 

U-Max with Lagrange

Ch. 4: Demand  

More on Demand

 

  Hicks vs Marshall

Ch. 5: Consumer Welfare and Policy  

Welfare  

 

CV and EV

Ch. 6: Firms and Production  

Production and Costs

 

Cournot  

Ch. 7 Costs  

Cost Curves

 

Ch. 10: General Equilibrium and Welfare

Ch. 8: Competitive Firms and Markets  

Competition I

 

Ch. 16: Uncertainty

Ch. 9: Applications of the Competitive Model  

Competition II

 

Ch. 17: Externalities, Open Access, Public Goods

Ch. 11: Monopoly  

Monopoly I

 

Ch. 18: Asymmetric Information

Ch. 12: Pricing and Advertising

     

Ch. 19: Contracts and Moral Hazards

Ch. 13: Game Theory

       
Ch. 14: Oligopoly  Cournot Lecture