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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

ECON 8820 - Experimental Economics

Analysis of the use of laboratory methods to study economic behavior. Topics include experimental design, laboratory technique, and nonparametric analysis of data. Emphasizes using controlled observations to evaluate alternative economic theories and policies. Applications include bargaining, auctions, oligopoly, asymmetric information, voting, public goods, financial markets, and tests of expected utility and game theories. Prerequisite: ECON 7010 or instructor permission.

Credits: 3