Splash@UCSD 2021

Splash Biography


Major: Economics

College/Employer: UCSD

Year of Graduation: G

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Past Classes

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X278: Information Economics in Splash Spring 2019 (Apr. 20, 2019)
How can the tools of economics be used to study information? Why is the study of information important? How can this knowledge be used to improve human decision making? Subtopics include: how does information differ from regular goods, how does limited information affect outcomes in games, information cascades in the lab and the real world. Students will participate in mock experiments involving information economics.