### Econ 508A

Instructor – Juan Ignacio Vizcaino (2019)

Syllabus (2019)

Homework (2019)

Class Notes (updated 2019)

Matrix Algebra

Multivariate Calculus Review

Convex Sets

Concavity and Quasiconcavity

Envelope Theorem

Finite Dimensional Optimization

Informal Notes on Optimization Theory

Normed Space

Contraction Mapping

Exercises on Complete Space

Syllabus

Homework 1 (2015)

Homework 2 (2014)

Class Notes (updated 2011)

Matrix Algebra and Linear Transformations

Definite Matrices

Multivariate Calculus Review

Convex Sets and Concave Functions

Concavity, Quasiconcavity and Derivatives

Finite Dimensional Optimization – Necessary Conditions

The Envelope Theorem

KT Sufficient Conditions

More Notes:

Linear Algebra

Euclidean Vector Spaces and Projections

### Econ 508B

Instructor – Hongyi Liu (2019)

Syllabus (2019)

Class Notes (2019)

Introductory Econometrics

Probability and Distribution

Lebesgue Measure and Lebesgue Measurable Functions

Riemann, Lebesgue Integral and Repeated Integration

Modes of Convergence and Important Inequalities

Expectation, MGF and CGF

Statistical Theory

Optimal Data Reduction

Model Estimation

Stochastic Convergence and Orders

LLN, CLT and Local Linear Approximation

Syllabus (updated 07/11/2018)