Curricula and Syllabi in Advanced Microeconomics

Levent Koçkesen, Columbia University

Syllabus, seven sets of detailed lecture notes, and problem sets, available as PDF document. Topics include Strategic Form Games and Nash Equilibrium, Rationalizability and Iterated Elimination of Dominated Actions, Bayesian Games and Correlated Equilibrium, Extensive Form Games with Perfect Information, Bargaining, Repeated Games, and Extensive Form Games with Imperfect and Incomplete Information. This link is to the copy of the site.

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David S Ahn, University of California, Berkeley

The web page for this first year PhD-level course includes a syllabus, 13 short class handouts, and problem sets with suggested solutions - all in PDF. Topics start from binary choice and preference and run through Debreu's Theorem, von Neumann-Morgenstern expected utility, Anscombe-Aumann expected utility and Savage utility. This link is to the archive of the site.

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Jenny Lanjouw, University of California, Berkeley

This course web page from October 2004 includes a syllabus, handouts and assignments, mostly in .pdf. Topics are: microfinance institutions, history of thought, sharecropping, Nicaraguan poverty and inequality.

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Geir B. Asheim, University of Oslo

This course page has lecture handouts, syllabus and a problem set from a master's level course delivered in 2009.

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John Hillas, University of Auckland

Course page for a 2014 course based around Dixit and Susan Skeath's text Games of Strategy. Includes a 95-page PDF booklet of detailed lecture notes and problems, reading list for the 12-week course, and problem sets and tests with answers.

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