Matthew Kim

Associate Professor
Degree
B.A., Williams College
M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2007
Office
OEC 433
Phone
(651) 962-5677
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5677
Fax
(651) 962-5682
Mail
Mail 5029
2115 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

At St. Thomas since 2007

Public economics, labor economics, applied microeconomics

Summer 2016 Courses

Summer 2016 Courses
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Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
ECON 252 - 01 Prin of Microeconomics M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OEC 454
CRN: 41574 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Matthew H. Kim An introduction to microeconomics: theory of household (consumer) behavior, theory of the firm, market structures, market failures, economic efficiency, factor markets, and income distribution. Students who enroll in this course are expected to be able to use high-school algebra. This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

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ECON 252 - 02 Prin of Microeconomics M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OEC 454
CRN: 41575 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Matthew H. Kim An introduction to microeconomics: theory of household (consumer) behavior, theory of the firm, market structures, market failures, economic efficiency, factor markets, and income distribution. Students who enroll in this course are expected to be able to use high-school algebra. This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

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ECON 355 - 01 Game Theory M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OEC 313
CRN: 42685 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Matthew H. Kim Game theory seeks to explain how rational people make decisions when outcomes are mutually interdependent. This course introduces the methods of game theory from a historical perspective with primary emphasis on applications to economics. Applications to the other social sciences, business and biology are also considered. Topics covered include: normal and extensive forms of games, strict and weak dominance, sub-game perfections, pure and mixed strategies, Nash equilibrium, bargaining, oligopoly, New Keynesian and Classical Economics, trade policy, environmental economics and conflict resolution. Prerequisites: ECON 251 and 252, plus completion of the core curriculum mathematics requirement.

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J-Term 2017 Courses

J-Term 2017 Courses
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