Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2016

     

ECON 470 001 (CRN: 15755)

MARKET DESIGN

Long Title: MARKET DESIGN
Department: Economics
Instructor: Pai, Mallesh M.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR BKH 233 (22-AUG-2016 - 2-DEC-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: (ECON 200 OR ECON 301 OR ECON 370) AND (ECON 307 OR STAT 310)
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 8
Enrollment data as of: 19-MAY-2022 10:58AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
12-DEC-2016  
9:00AM - 12:00PM M BKH 102
 
Description: Regulators, entrepreneurs and economists have recently been involved in the design of novel markets for radio spectrum, kidneys, on-line advertising, school choice, etc. This course utilizes game theory to provide the theoretical underpinning of such markets via real world examples, including the study of institutional details that can determine the success or failure of a market.