Selected Topics in Economics B

Date and TimeFebruary 4, 2015, period 1-4
February 5, 2015, period 1-4
February 6, 2015, period 1-3
February 9, 2015, period 1-4
VenueRoom 33, Main Building, Kunitachi West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
LecturerTakuro Yamashita (Assistant Professor, Toulouse School of Economics)
Title[Course Content] Game Theory
The goal of this course is to provide some key ideas and mathematical tools of mechanism design theory, through which some basic game theoretic concepts are introduced. Applications to be covered include auction and double auction, to discuss the idea of implementing competitive equilibria in large but finite markets with “rational” economic agents.