Course Unit Code  Course Unit Title  Type of Course Unit  Year of Study  Semester  Number of ECTS Credits  11320103E11755  MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS I  Elective  3  5  5 

Level of Course Unit 
First Cycle 
Objectives of the Course 
The objective of this course is to demonstrate the students mathematical tools and techniques used in constructing and solving economic models. By emphasizing the mathematical tools, techniques and by teaching the applications in economic theory, it is aimed that the students will be able to use mathematical techniques and economic models and to solve the economic problems in their analysis. 
Name of Lecturer(s) 
Assist. Prof. Dr. Barış Gök 
Learning Outcomes 
1  To able to describe basic mathematical concepts  2  To be able to solve basic mathematical problems  3  To be able to make mathematical formulation of economic topics. 

Mode of Delivery 
Face to Face 
Prerequisites and corequisities 
None 
Recommended Optional Programme Components 
None 
Course Contents 
Economics Models, Equilibrium Analysis in Economics, Linear Models and Matrix Algebra, ComparativeStatic Analysis, Comparative Static Analysis of General Functions Models, Optimization, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Economics Dynamics and Integral Calculus, Continuous Time: FirstOrder Differential Equations, HigherOrder Difference Equations, Discrete Time: Firstorder Difference Equations, HigherOrder Differential Equations 
Weekly Detailed Course Contents 

1  Introduction
The Nature of Mathematical Economics    2  Economics Models    3  Linear Models and Matrix Algebra    4  Linear Models and Matrix Algebra    5  ComparativeStatic Analysis    6  ComparativeStatic Analysis    7  ComparativeStatic Analysis    8  Midterm Exam    9  Comparative Static Analysis of General Functions Models
   10  Comparative Static Analysis of General Functions Models    11  Optimization    12  Optimization    13  Optimization    14  Exponential and Logarithmic Functions    15  Exponential and Logarithmic Functions    16  Final Exam   

Recommended or Required Reading 
• Chiang, A.C. (2003), Matematiksel İktisadın Temel Yöntemleri, Asil Yayın Dağıtım, Ankara. (Çevirenler: Prof. Dr. Muzaffer Sarımeşeli, Prof.Dr. Osman Aydoğuş) 
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods 
Etkinlikler ayrıntılı olarak "Değerlendirme" ve "İş Yükü Hesaplaması" bölümlerinde verilmiştir. 
Assessment Methods and Criteria   Language of Instruction  English  Work Placement(s)  None 

Workload Calculation 