Taught in English. As of Spring 2017, this course is open to visiting (non-SU) students only. The course presents basic theories of microeconomics and its applications. Topics covered include consumer theory, firm theory, market supply and demand, externality and public goods, industrial organization, game theory, information economics, and general equilibrium. The economic modeling methods and analytical tools are emphasized throughout the course. (TU #30510743)
Class taught by Tsinghua’s School of Economics & Management and may not be available every semester. Tsinghua’s exam schedule for this course may require students to stay beyond the regular SU Beijing program end-date.
Registration restriction: Open to visiting (non-SU) students only.
Pre-req: Introductory microeconomics course; high-level college math course strongly recommended.