Literature PhD courses 2019/2020

Mathematical Methods I

Blume, LE and Simon, CP (2010). Mathematics for Economists. WW Norton & Co.

Mathematical Methods II

Sydsæter, K., Hammond, P., Seierstad, A., & Strom, A. (2008), Further mathematics for economic analysis. Pearson education.

Sydsæter, K., Hammond, P. (2016), Essential Mathematics for Economic Analysis (two chapters).

Microeconomics I

Mas-Colell, Andreu, Michael Dennis Whinston, and Jerry R. Green. Microeconomic theory. Vol. 1. New York: Oxford university press, 1995.

Microeconomics II

Gibbons, R. (1992), A primer in game theory. Harvester Wheatsheaf.

Microeconomics III

Bolton, Patrick and Mathias Dewatripont. Contract Theory, 2005.

Hart, Oliver. Firms, Contracts, and Financial Structure. 

Tadelis, Steven, and Oliver E. Williamson (2012). "Transaction Cost Economics." The Hand- book of Organizational Economics, pp 159-193.

Mas-Colell, Andreu, Michael Whinston, and Jerry Green. Microeconomic Theory. 1995

Salanie, Bernard. The Economics of Contracts: A Primer, 2nd Edition.

Laffont, J. and David Martimort. The Theory of Incentives: The Principal-Agent Model.

Laffont, J. and Jean Tirole. A Theory of Incentives in Procurement and Regulation.

Macho-Stadler, InÈs and J. David PÈrez-Castrillo An Introduction to the Economics of Information, 2nd Edition.

Macroeconomics I

Daron Acemoglu, Introduction to modern economic growth, Princeton University Press, 2009.

Dirk Niepelt, Macroeconomic Analysis, The MIT Press 2019.

Macroeconomics II

Galí, J., Monetary Policy, Inflation and the Business Cycle, Princeton University Press (2015).

Krueger, D., An Introduction to Macroeconomics with Household Heterogeneity (2016). (manuscript will be distributed in class)


Econometrics I

Wooldrige, Jeffrey (2010). Econometric Analysis of Cross Section and Panel Data. The MIT press, London, England, 2nd edition.

Cameron, A. Colin and Pravin Trivedi (2005). Micreconometrics: Methods and Applications. Cambridge University Press.

Angrist, Joshua and Jorn-Steffen Pischke (2009). Mostly Harmless Econometrics. Princeton University Press.

Statistical Preliminaries

Wasserman, Larry. All of statistics: a concise course in statistical inference. Springer Science & Business Media, 2013.

Time Series Analysis

Shumway, Robert H., and David S. Stoffer. Time series analysis and its applications: with R examples. Springer, 2017.