Advanced Microeconomics 4: Information Economics (ECON-L2400)

August 12, 2019

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Method of completion: contact teaching (streaming will be only available to the FDPE students, for more infromation please contact Jenni Rytkonen, jenni.rytkonen [at] aalto.fi)

 

Schedule:

 

Study material:

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Content:

  • Adverse selection and mechanism design.
  • Moral hazard and imperfect monitoring.
  • Dynamic models of incomplete information including signaling and cheap talk.
  • Selected applications, for example: auctions, bargaining, market microstructure, reputation formation.