Classes will start on August 7th and end on the 19th.
Classes will be in the following rooms on these days:
08/07/2017 to 08/10/2017 Seigle Hall Room 306
08/11/2017 Seigle Hall Room 301
08/12/2017 to 08/14/2017 Seigle Hall Room 306
08/15/2017 to 08/17/2017 Seigle Hall Room 304
08/18/2017 to 08/19/2017 Seigle Hall Room 306

Economics 508A

Econ 508A is a two-week course on essential mathematical tools for a first-year graduate student in Economics, Political Science or some of the Business disciplines.

Class Time: Mon - Sat   2pm - 4pm
Room: See Above
Tests: TBA
Test Room: TBA

Instructor: Junnan He
Office: Seigle 351
Office Hours: TBA

(Course materials are to be updated)

Homework (old)
Class Notes (old)

notes (2017 Aug 20)

Normed space and Contraction Mapping

Exercises on complete space Thanks to a student who wishes to be anonymous for sharing the notes!


Economics 508B

Econ 508B is a two-week review class for incoming doctoral students in economics and other related fields. The primary goal of the class is to provide students with basic knowledge and skills necessary to complete the first-year econometrics sequence, and to equip them with basic knowledge of probability and statistical concepts that are used in the first-year macro and micro core courses.

Classes: Mon - Sat  10am - 12pm
Room: See Above
Test: TBA
Test Room: TBA

Instructor: Hongyi Liu
Office: Seigle 354
Office Hours: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM, Monday

(Course materials are to be updated weekly)

Syllabus (updated 07/20/2017)
Homework (updated 08/10/2017)
Class Notes (updated 08/17/2017)