Econometrics of Strategy and Information

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Econometrics of Strategy and Information

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Economics, International Relations

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Students are required to take ECON205 before they can register for this class.

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description and Scope
    Game theory studies strategic interactions between players in which each player?s payoff depends not only on the player?s own action, but also on other players? choices. Game theory is now a standard analytical tool in economics, other social sciences and even sciences. This course covers static games with complete information, dynamic games with complete information, static games with incomplete information, and dynamic games with incomplete information. In addition, the course introduces moral hazard and adverse selection models.

    Gibbons Game theory for applied economists
    Osborne An introduction to game theory Macho-Stadler
    Pérez-Castrillo An introduction to the economics of information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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