This course focuses on endowing students with the knowledge of a set of numerical techniques commonly used to solve the mathematical problems that typically arise in economic problems. Topics covered include systems of linear equations, non-linear equations, finite dimensional optimization, numerical integration, numerical differentiation, initial value problems, and interpolation.
Course material created by Professor P. Marcelo Oviedo.
Target audience: Graduate
Institution: Iowa State University
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