Sarah Robinson

PhD Candidate in Economics

University of California Santa Barbara

Math Camp for Incoming PhD Students

Logic, Real Analysis, and Optimization

Syllabus (Summer 2020)


Getting Started with LaTeX

Week 1

Logic (class notes)
Logic (for reference)

Set Theory (class notes)
Set Theory (for reference)

Relations (class notes)
Relations (for reference)

Useful Math for Microeconomics by Jonathan Levin & Antonio Rangel
(additional reference for Relations onward)

Problem Set A1

Week 2

Real Analysis (class notes)
Real Analysis (for reference)

Utility Functions Speed Dating | Answers

Unconstrained Optimization (class notes)

Problem Set A2

Week 3

Optimization (for reference)

Constrained Optimization (class intro)
Constrained Optimization (class notes)
Doing Kuhn-Tucker

Problem Set A3