15.428[J] Tools for Analysis: Design for Real Estate and Infrastructure Development


Class Info

Introduction to analytical tools to support design and decision-making in real estate, infrastructure development, and investment. Particular focus on identifying and valuing sources of flexibility using "real options," Monte-Carlo simulation, and other techniques from the field of engineering systems. Integrates economic and engineering perspectives, and is suitable for students with various backgrounds. Provides useful preparation for thesis work in the area.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.428[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by R. de Neufville and D. Geltner.

Lecture occurs 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 9-354.

This class counts for a total of 6 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Spring 2015 Subject Evaluations, 15.428[J] was rated 5.8 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Tools for Analysis: Design for Real Estate and Infrastructure Development site or on the 15.428[J] Stellar site.

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