Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

ECON 470 001 (CRN: 13836)

MARKET DESIGN

Long Title: MARKET DESIGN
Department: Economics
Instructor: Bobkova, Nina
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR BKH 116 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
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:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ECON 200 AND (ECON 307 OR STAT 310 OR STAT 315 OR DSCI 301)
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 29
Enrollment data as of: 26-JUN-2022 12:49AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
11-DEC-2019  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W SST 106
 
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.