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The mathematical economics major provides strong training for students pursuing private-sector careers in investment banking, forecasting, applied mathematics, or finance, as well as graduate work in economics, operations research, and finance. Mathematical economics is the application of mathematical methods to represent theories and analyze problems in economics. The mathematical economics major is intended for students with a strong intellectual interest in both mathematics and economics and, in particular, for students who may pursue a graduate degree in economics advanced economics makes extensive use of formal mathematical models.
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Learn more about the department of economics, including course offerings, major and minor requirements, and requirements for honors. Applied mathematical economics major the major consists of 42 credit hours divided according to the following: 18 credit hours in economics courses and 15 credit hours in math, from the required course list below. The department of economics and the department of mathematics offer a joint major leading to a bachelor of science degree in mathematical economics this interdisciplinary program affords the student an opportunity to apply mathematical methods to the development of economic theory, models, and quantitative analysis. Econ 4808-001 spring 1999 introduction to mathematical economics tr 12:30-1 :45 classroom: econ 119 instructor: professor frank s t hsiao office hours: tr 10:50-12:10. Mathematical economics is a form of economics that relies on quantitative methods to describe economic phenomena, it has come to be known as econometrics mathematical economics is a form of economics that relies on quantitative methods to describe economic phenomena, it has come to be known as econometrics.