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INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Waseda University - 'Waseda University'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 142
Full UC Title: INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS 
Transcript Title: INSTITUTION ANLYSIS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This class begins with a clear definition of an institution (which includes a combination of a set of rules and system of enforcement) and, using that definition, compares and analyzes them through applications with the real economic world. Using microeconomics, game theory and historical evidence, the course explores why institutions matter. With game theory, rationality, evolutionary game theory and the principal agent problem specifically are examined. The second half of the course explores the historical evidence of the Maghribi and Genoa Traders, along with looking at the political foundations of democracy and reexamination of Homo Economicus. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of game theory and microeconomics 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: COMPARATIVE INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS 
Partner University Department: Economics 
Partner University Course Number: ECNT211L