14.281 Contract Economics


Class Info

Covers theoretical research on contracts in static as well as dynamic settings. Emphasis is on canonical models in contracting (agency theory, mechanism design, incomplete contracting) illustrated by major areas of application (e.g. compensation, labor and capital markets, property rights, organizational design, corporate finance).

This class has 14.124 as a prerequisite.

14.281 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by J. Toikka.

Lecture occurs 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in E51-361.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the 14.281 Home Page site or on the 14.281 Stellar site.

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