Who is this class for: The course is aimed at people interested in researching social and economic networks, but should be accessible to advanced undergraduates and other people who have some prerequisites in mathematics and statistics. For example, it will be assumed that students are comfortable with basic concepts from linear algebra (e.g., matrix multiplication), probability theory (e.g., probability distributions, expected values, Bayes' rule), and statistics (e.g., hypothesis testing). Beyond those concepts, the course is self-contained.


Created by:   Stanford University

  • Matthew O. Jackson

    Taught by:    Matthew O. Jackson, Professor

    Economics

LevelAdvanced
Language
English
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 122 ratings

Easier to understand network structure, utilities, equilibrium after illustration. Interesting and attracting course to take.

Fantastic and interesting course.

The course is vast. The Professor is to the point and doesn't lack knowledge in his field.

I'd recommend this course for anyone interested in Economics. Loved it.

A bit tough, but really worth the effort.