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Master EconomicsUE Public choice


Goals : Understanding the basic models of public choice, incentives, and decision making.

Course outline :

1. Economic institutions

2. Social choice and information

3. Efficiency

4. Aggregation, Arrow’s theorem

5. Non-manipulability, Gibbard and Saterthwaite theorem

6. Median voter theorem

7. Market institutions

8. Vickrey-Clarke-Groves schemes

9. Economic institutions and reform

10. Additional examples

Professional skills

Modeling an interactive public decision process and interpretation of the model.

Language used

Main language used by this course: Anglais.


  • Arrow, Social Choice and Individual Values

Recommended prerequisites

Basic probability theory.

Structure and organisation

24h course.

Volume of teachings

  • Lectures: 24 hours

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