Financial Economics, Information, Predictions

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
460
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

Financial economics with special focus on the role of information and the use of markets as forecasting devices. Topics include choice under uncertainty, asset valuation in multi-period models, arbitrage theory, market microstructure, information aggregation, probability elicitation, prediction markets.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Yiran Zhu
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Yiran Zhu
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
W 9.25-11.15
Term Code: 
201903
Category from Feed: 
YCSO