Всего учебных программ в данном разделе: 3
Contract Theory and Information Economics [учебная программа]
Опубликовано на портале: 10-01-2003Gian Luigi Albano, Andy Newman
This is an introduction to some key issues in the modern theory of organizations. Contractual relationships are analyzed under different assumptions concerning parties' bargaining power, degrees of commitment, information accuracy, and the possibility of monetary transfers.
Industrial Organization and Prices [учебная программа]
Опубликовано на портале: 13-04-2009Aviv Nevo
The course provides a graduate-level introduction to Industrial Organization (IO). It is designed to provide a broad introduction to topics and industries that current researchers are studying as well as to expose students to a wide variety of techniques. It will start the process of preparing economics Ph.D. students to conduct thesis research in the area, and may also be of interest to doctoral students in other fields. Prerequisites are the first course in IO sequence and Advanced Econometrics.
Social Stratification [учебная программа]
Опубликовано на портале: 25-01-2003Laura Nichols
This course is organized into four major parts. In the first part of the course we will be introduced to major concepts that are used to study stratification as well as talk about what stratification and inequality look like in the world and the United States. In the second part we will focus on what early and contemporary social theorists describe as the causes for stratification. The third part of the course will allow you to think about and observe what life is like for those living at various levels of the stratification system. And the last part of the course will bring you back to campus to tie together everything we have learned in considering the role of education and other policies that have been proposed to deal with the consequences and causes of inequality.