経済動学 / Economic Dynamics

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Contents

  1. News ... announcements. Read this often!
  2. Contents ... this section.
  3. Course Outline and Goals ... general description of this course.
  4. About Me ... professor contacts.
  5. About This Course ... administrative information.
  6. Links to Homework Assignments ... past and future assignments.
  7. Previous Updates ... previously posted news.

Course Outline and Goals

Economic Dynamics studies the "motion" of economic processes: disequilibrium behavior in convergence to equilibrium, growth, irreversible processes like consumption of exhaustible resources, and the acquisition and use of information in dynamic games and finance.

Goals of the course include:

Other topics will be covered according to class interest, time constraint, and the whims of the instructor.


About Me

Stephen Turnbull, Associate Professor
Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering
  Room Phone
Office 3F1234 853-5091
Lab 3E401 853-5175
Office hours To be announced
Email

turnbull@sk.tsukuba.ac.jp

Use this address for non-class communications (about my Zemi, etc.)

Home Page http://turnbull.sk.tsukuba.ac.jp/
Schedule http://turnbull.sk.tsukuba.ac.jp/schedule/

About This Course

社会工学類 / College of Policy and Planning Science
経済動学 / Economic Dynamics (FH27041, FH25051)
Day/Time Friday, 3rd & 4th (12:15--15:00)
Room 3L202
Home Page http://turnbull.sk.tsukuba.ac.jp/Teach/Dynamics/
Questions dynamics-help@turnbull.sk.tsukuba.ac.jp
Homework dynamics-hw@turnbull.sk.tsukuba.ac.jp
Texts:

None required. Students who would like to study mathematical treatments should request advice from the instructor.

Optional: Kleinberg & Easley, Networks, Crowds, and Markets

Optional: Shone, Introduction to Economic Dynamics


Lecture Schedule

The lecture schedule is currently out of date and incomplete. It probably won't change much but will be updated soon. Lectures 1 and 2 are accurate. Dates (including holidays and examinations) are correct.

Wk Date Link
1 Oct. 6 Lecture 1: Introduction to Economic Dynamics: Microeconomics and the basics of differential and difference equations.
2 Oct. 13 Lecture 2: Introduction to modern economic growth theory: Robert Solow's pure dynamic model.
3 Oct. 20 Lecture 3: Technological progress in growth models. Exhaustible resources.
4 Oct. 27 Lecture 4
5 Nov. 1 Lecture 5 Note: Wednesday, not Friday due to Gakuensai!
6 Nov. 10 Midterm examination and Lecture 6
7 Nov. 17 Lecture 7 and Complex Dynamics
8 Nov. 24 No lecture (Thursday classes held due to Labor Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23).
9 Dec. 1 Lecture 8
10 Dec. 8 Lecture 9
11 Dec. 15 Lecture 10
12 Dec. 22 Final examination

Previous Updates

There is no old news for this year yet. Old news items from last year are left in place below in case you're interested in the flow of this course. Previous years' old news will be removed at some point.

Sat Dec 17 21:57:47 2016

Sat Dec 10 15:27:47 2016

Tue Nov 22 08:25:34 2016

Sat Nov 19 11:15:33 2016

Fri Nov 18 04:15:31 2016

Fri Nov 11 11:28:20 2016

Thu Nov 10 14:00:27 2016

Thu Nov 10 13:33:01 2016

Thu Nov 10 10:10:12 2016

Wed Nov 9 12:42:17 2016

Wed Nov 2 04:51:40 2016

Fri Oct 28 12:06:13 2016

Tue Oct 25 21:41:04 2016