Economic Theory

Program Director(s)

Overview

Microeconomic Theory at Yale is characterized by a large faculty and comprehensive course offerings across all specializations, foremost among them decision theory, game theory, and general equilibrium theory. The Cowles Foundation is supporting a Research Program in Microeconomic Theory which hosts every year a number of long-term visitors.

Seminars

A central element of the research environment in microeconomic theory are the:
  • Micro Theory Lunch (Tuesday, 12:00 - 1:00 pm)
  • Microeonomic Theory Workshop (Wednesday, 2:30 - 4:00 pm)
both of which are an integral and indispensable part of the intellectual communication in microeconomic theory.

Activities during the academic year

Recent Conferences

Visitors

(for contact info, see Visiting Faculty page)

2018-2019

2017-2018

2016-2017

  • Budish, Eric, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
  • Lu, Jay, University of California, Los Angeles

2015-2016

2014-2015
2013-2014
2012-2013
2011-2012
2010-2011
2009-2010
2008-2009
2007-2008
2006-2007
2005-2006