Behavioral Economics

ECON 462

Introduction to the insights gained from incorporating psychology into economic modeling. Based exclusively on original, often recent, scientific publications. Focus on empirical evidence, theoretical models and economic implications. Equilibrium analysis is essential analytical tool. Participants will each give a presentation of a scientific paper from the reading list. This course will build on mathematics covered in Mathematics 202/212/222. Prerequisite: Economics 205D.


Prerequisite: ECON 205D

Curriculum Codes
  • QS
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • HLTHPOL 462
  • PSY 463
Typically Offered