Quantitative and model-based introduction to basic ideas in economics, and applications to a wide range of real world problems. This course provides a quantitative and model-based introduction to basic economic principles, and teaches how to apply them to make sense of a wide range of real world problems. [...]
Introduction to the Black-Scholes-Merton model and other mathematical models for pricing financial derivatives and hedging risk in financial markets. This is an introductory course on options and other financial derivatives, and their applications to risk management.