Social interactions and network economics

课程简介


This course will be divided into two parts. The first part introduces the traditional social economic models which takes a more aggregate approach such as social capital, social norms, and network externalities. The second part explains the more individual approach of social network which involves basic graph theory, social interactions, peer effects, and diffusion in networks.

The topics include:
– Social force and preferences
– Marriage and matching
– Big fish little pond effect
– Segregation and integration
– Fashion and social norms
– Information cascade
– Network characteristics
– Diffusion Model
– Social interaction models
– Peer effect models

时间


2019-6-27~28;7-1~2

下午 13:30 ~ 17:00

主讲人


Chungsang Tom Lam, The University of Chicago, Ph.D in Economics

地点


信息管理与工程学院104室
上海财经大学(第三教学楼西侧)
上海市杨浦区武东路100号