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040547 UK Mathematics for Economists (MA) (2020W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

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Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 07.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 14.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 21.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 28.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 04.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 11.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 25.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 02.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 09.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 16.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 13.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 20.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock

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Aims, contents and method of the course

After some preliminaries, we discuss the theorem of Weierstraß, and then correspondences and Berge's Maximum theorem. Finally, we discuss characterizations of optimum under differentiality conditions.

Due to possible Covid-restrictions, lecture could be offered online, more details on Moodle.

Assessment and permitted materials

The assessment includes three written exams. You need 1/3 of the totally available points to pass. You may get extra points by oral participation.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

"A First Course in Optimization Theory" by R. K. Sundaram (Cambridge University Press, 1996)

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Last modified: Fr 16.10.2020 11:47