ECO2102H1F Topics in Microeconomic TheoryThis course presents standard analytical tools in the theory of contracts, in both moral hazard problems and in screening problems, and provides a range of applications. Topics in moral hazard problems include moral hazard in teams, information acquisition in groups, dynamic principal-agent problems, dynamic team competition, and renegotiation of risk-sharing. Topics in screening problems include nonlinear pricing, sequential screening, resource allocation with multiple agents, strategic information aggregation, renegotiation in dynamic screening.
Section L0101, Fall 2008–09Instructor: Xianwen Shi
Day/time: W 4-6
Location: WW 121