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Microeconomic Theory for Public Policy

This course covers graduate-level microeconomic theory, but with an emphasis on how the tools of microeconomics can be used to inform public policy. Topics include theory of the household and the firm, decisions under uncertainty and over time, and basic welfare economics.

ECON 727

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Fall Offered?: Yes Language?: No

Katherine Cuff

Professor | Canada Research Chair in Public Economic Theory | Managing Editor, Canadian Journal of Economics | McMaster University Scholar