Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
General Equilibrium Modeling 5 Cr Online Examination 5.6.2020 - 5.6.2020
General Equilibrium Modeling 5 Cr Lecture Course 12.3.2020 - 7.5.2020
General Equilibrium Modeling 5 Cr General Examination 14.9.2018 - 14.9.2018
General Equilibrium Modeling 5 Cr General Examination 11.5.2018 - 11.5.2018
General Equilibrium Modeling 5 Cr Course 15.3.2018 - 3.5.2018

Prerequisites

Economics and mathematics

Learning outcomes

Students learn the general equilibrium theory and its practical applications in economic and political research. They also learn about the content and applications of the social accounting matrix.

Timing

Period IV / every second year (even years).

Contents

Students learn the basics of numerical modeling and construct a general equilibrium simulation model with GAMS software. They examine the content of the social accounting matrix and learn to perform a multiplier analysis.

Activities and teaching methods in support of learning

Computer lab exercises

Study materials

Material provided by the teacher

Assessment practices and criteria

Exam 50%, exercises 50%.

Assessment scale 0–5

Relation to other study units

Replaces the former course 82010 MPOL6 Maatalouspolitiikan tutkimusmenetelmät ja mallit 7 cr.

Completion methods

Contact teaching and computer lab exercises (compulsory)