For Summer 2021, this course will be taught online.
Application Deadlines: March 31 and April 30, 2021. Rolling admissions through May 15 until course fills.
This course presents several classic microeconomic models applicable in business contexts. The topics covered include self-selection, commitment, product differentiation, matching, and mechanism design, among others. The theoretical insights of each model are analyzed. Real-world applicability is discussed using practical examples. Students are required to write short papers applying the models presented in the course to real-world situations in the context of business.