          Description of Individual Course Units
 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 co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Economics Models, Equilibrium Analysis in Economics, Linear Models and Matrix Algebra, Comparative-Static Analysis, Comparative Static Analysis of General Functions Models, Optimization, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Economics Dynamics and Integral Calculus, Continuous Time: First-Order Differential Equations, Higher-Order Difference Equations, Discrete Time: First-order Difference Equations, Higher-Order Differential Equations
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Introduction The Nature of Mathematical Economics 2 Economics Models 3 Linear Models and Matrix Algebra 4 Linear Models and Matrix Algebra 5 Comparative-Static Analysis 6 Comparative-Static Analysis 7 Comparative-Static 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
• 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
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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None 