Quantitative methods for advanced study in economics and finance. Topics include calculus of functions of several variables; matrices and quadratic forms; distribution theory; expectations, with applications to problems in economics and finance.
Taught by the School of Economics & Finance, part of the Faculty of Commerce
R V Hogg and E Tanis, Probability And Statistical Inference, 8th ed. Pearson.
Coordinator: John Randal.
Teaching dates 11th July 2016 - 21st August 2016
Teaching dates 5th September 2016 - 16th October 2016