Courses

Discipline wise list of courses offered

Economics

Course Number: HUL 737
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

Primary objective of this course is to introduce students with the process of economic growth and the long run sources of differences in economic performances across nations. Emphasis will be placed on developing theoretical toolkits in understanding growth mechanics. It is intended that this... Read more

Course Number: HUL 311
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

This module introduces students in economics and other social sciences to game theory, a theory of interactive decision making. This module provides students with the basic solution concepts for different types of non-cooperative games, including static and dynamic games under complete and... Read more

Course Number: HUL 312
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

Though empirical questions are central in motivating the issues on distribution, this course will mostly draw from theory. Papers published in established journals will cover the major references for this course. It will start from some empirical pattern of development (Kuznet‘s hypothesis),... Read more

Course Number: HUL 315
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

Basics of sample survey; variance and covariance; correlation coefficient; simple regression analysis; Gauss-Markov theorem; estimation of regression coefficients; confidence intervals and hypothesis testing in regression analysis; type-I and type-II errors; transformation of variables; multiple... Read more

Course Number: HUL 755
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

Nature of econometrics, specification of econometric model. Least-squares estimators. Properties of the least-squares estimators. Statistical inference in regression model. Dummy variables. Multi-collinearity. Specification error. Maximum likelihood estimators. Generalized least squares.... Read more

Course Number: HUL 316
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The course is aimed at developing an understanding of the economic issues in a range of economic activities in the Indian economy. The themes that can be covered include performance of the Indian Economy since 1951, agricultural growth in India, inter-regional variation in growth of output and... Read more

Course Number: HUL 762
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

Basic concepts: Plants, firm and industry. Market structure. Economics of scale and optimum firm size. Pricing under alternative market structures. Market power and concentration. Integration, diversification and merger. Behavioural and managerial theories of the firm, growth of the firm.... Read more

Course Number: HUL 738
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The theory of International Trade. Impact of dynamic factors in International Trade. Free Trade, Protection. Economic integration and developing countries. The balance of payments. International capital movements. Rate of exchange. Relationship between Trade, Foreign Aid and Economic Development... Read more

Course Number: HUL 314
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

Basic concepts of national income accounting, money, and balance of payments; output and exchange-rate determination under fixed and flexible exchange-rate regimes; fiscal and monetary policies in an open economy; international capital movements and their impacts; Case Studies: East Asian crisis... Read more

Course Number: HUL 211
Credit: 0.0
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