Economics & Operations Research

Students are introduced to topics in economics and operations research through several courses in the ESD core. This focus track provides advanced methodology courses to deepen exposure to these areas. Note that the required courses for this track include two electives in Term 8, therefore, students interested in this focus track should complete their TAE (Technical Application Elective) requirement before Term 8.

For more information regarding the Economics & Operations Research focus track, please contact Selin Ahipasaoglu or Georgios Piliouras.

40.220 The Analytics Edge

The increasing availability of data is changing the way organizations are thinking about themselves and...

40.302 Advanced Topics in Optimization

This course is a follow-up to the ESD core course in Optimization that students take...

40.305 Advanced Topics in Stochastic Modeling

This is a follow-up to the introduction course on Stochastic Modeling. Students learn advanced methods...

40.316 Game Theory

The course will provide a consistent framework for game-theoretic concepts, some of which have already...

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