MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS

Course Information
TitleΜΑΘΗΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗ / MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS
Code03ΕΕ07
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolEconomics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100001226

Class Information
Academic Year2013 – 2014
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
100023020
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Mathematical Economics Introduction to Mathematics for Economics Dynamics Modeling time. Linear, first and second-order difference equations. Nonlinear, first-order difference equations. Phase Diagram and qualitative analysis. Steady-state equilibrium.The steady-state and convergence. Cycles and Chaos. Linear, first and second-order differential equations. Nonlinear, first-order differential equations. Qualitative analysis. Simultaneous systems of differential and difference equations. Economic models.
Keywords
Economic models, differential equations, difference equations, qualitative analysis, steady-state equilibrium
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures26
Tutorial13
Total39
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΜΑΘΗΜΑΤΙΚΕΣ ΜΕΘΟΔΟΙ ΣΤΑ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΑ. Ξεπαπαδέας Αναστάσιος & Γιαννίκος Ιωάννης ΜΑΘΗΜΑΤΙΚΕΣ ΜΕΘΟΔΟΙ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗΣ ΑΝΑΛΥΣΗΣ. Alpha C. Chiang & Kevin Wainwright
Additional bibliography for study
MATHEMATICS for ECONOMICS. Hoy Michael, Livernois John, McKenna Chris, Stengos Thanasis (MIT Press)
Last Update
19-09-2013