EC 330, Summer 2014
University of Oregon
Practice Midterm Suggested Solutions
[actual midterm on August 4, 2014]
Practice Midterm Suggested Solutions
actual midterm on August 4, 2014
Please do not open the exam until you are told to do so. Do, however, wr
EC 330, Summer 2016
Your name: _
University of Oregon
Your email: [email protected]
Problem Set #1
Due in lecture on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016. No late problem sets will be accepted for credit! (Seriously.)
NOTE: To ensure proper grading, write your answers
EC 330, Summer 2016
University of Oregon
Practice Final Exam
[actual Final Exam on July 14, 2016]
Your name:
Your email:
@uoregon.edu
Practice Final Exam
actual exam on Thursday, July 14, 2016
Please do not open the exam until you are told to do so. Do, h
EC 330, Summer 2014
University of Oregon
Practice Midterm
[actual midterm on August 4, 2014]
Practice Midterm
actual midterm on August 4, 2014
Please do not open the exam until you are told to do so. Do, however, write your name and
student ID number belo
EC 330, Spring 2016
University of Oregon
Problem Set 1 Suggested Solutions
Problem Set #1 Suggested Solutions
1. (3 points) Id Rather Be Playing Agricola. Two farmers, Ed and Susan, can divide their labor on their respective
farms to cultivating grain, ve
1. Suppose we construct a market experiment with the following distribution of cards:
Black (buyers): 7,7,6,6,5,5,4,4. Red (suppliers): 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
Plot the supply and demand curves for this experiment. Assume that when they are indifferent, people
wi
EC 330, Spring 2017
University of Oregon
Problem Set 2 Solutions
Problem Set #2 Suggested Solutions
1. (7 points) To Locate in a Small Town or a in Major Metropolis? Alpheratz Technologies, a software company, is
looking to expand and to hire programmers
EC 330, Summer 2016
University of Oregon
Problem Set 2 Solutions
Problem Set #2 Suggested Solutions
1. Balancing Rent and Commuting Costs (6 points) Suppose that a household resides in an urban area at a distance
of 8 miles from downtown. The household oc
EC 330, Summer 2016
University of Oregon
Practice Midterm Suggested Solutions
[actual Midterm on June 30, 2016]
1. (5 points) List the five axioms of urban economics. No further explanation is required.
1. Prices adjust to achieve locational equilibrium.
Econ 428, Fall 2014, Homework 2 Key:
1. Consider the information cascade experiment that we did in class, with a 50/50 chance of each deck and
2 red cards and 1 black card in one deck and 1 red and 2 blacks in the other.
a. In round 1, what are your prior
EC 330, Summer 2016
University of Oregon
Problem Set 1 Solutions
Problem Set #1 Suggested Solutions
1. (6 points) Contemplating Clustering. Consider an entrepreneur who sells jewelry for $52 per piece. Clustering with
similar entrepreneurs would increase
EC 330, Summer 2016
Your name: _
University of Oregon
Your email: [email protected]
Problem Set #2
Due in lecture on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016. No late problem sets will be accepted for credit! (Seriously.)
NOTE: To ensure proper grading, write your answers
Econ 428, Fall 2014, Homework 4.
Name:
1) Consider a person who has the following exponential inter-temporal utility function,
U(C0, C1,C2) = ln C0 + ln C1 + 2 ln C2 , where =0.8
Ct is the amount of consumption, measured in dollars, that they get in perio
Econ 428, Fall 2014, Homework 4.
Name: KEY
1) Consider a person who has the following exponential inter-temporal utility function,
U(C0, C1,C2) = ln C0 + ln C1 + 2 ln C2 , where =0.8
Ct is the amount of consumption, measured in dollars, that they get in p
6/26/2017
Welcome to EC 330!
Mike Urbancic
MTuWTh 10:00 11:50am
211 Lillis
Im Mike NOT Mr. Urbancic
Mr. Mike Urbancic is my father, who works to
support the F-16 flight simulators at Luke Air Force
Base in Glendale, Arizona:
1
6/26/2017
Administrative Det
5/4/2017
Neighborhood Choice
EC 330: Lecture 10
4 May 2017
Administrative Details (1)
Turn in Problem Set 2 before you leave today.
No late problem sets are accepted for credit.
The solutions will be posted shortly after class.
There will not be a quiz
EC 330, Spring 2017
University of Oregon
Practice Midterm suggested solutions
[actual Midterm on May 9, 2017]
Your name:
Your email:
@uoregon.edu
Practice Midterm Suggested Solutions
actual exam on Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Please do not open the exam until yo
5/17/2017
Neighborhood Choice
Continued
EC 330: Lecture 11
11 May 2017
Administrative Details
The quiz before Tuesdays lecture:
Covers chapter 7 of Triumph of the City (pages 165-197).
Needs to be completed before 1:30pm on Tuesday, May 16.
Take a copy
7/31/2014
Urban Land Rent;
Land Use
EC 330: Lecture 8
31 Jul 2014
Administrative Stuff (1)
Turn in Problem Set 2 before you leave.
The solutions will be posted after lecture.
The Midterm is on Monday (Aug. 4th).
It will cover lectures 1 through 8 (i.e., i
5/17/2017
Automobiles
EC 330: Lecture 12
16 May 2017
Administrative Details (1)
Take a copy of Problem Set 3.
It is due in class a week from today: Tuesday, May 23.
Pick up a copy of the book report assignment for
Triumph of the City (the
sheet) if you s
5/18/2017
Automobiles Continued
EC 330: Lecture 13
18 May 2017
Administrative Details (1)
Pick up a copy of Problem Set 3 if you still need one.
It is due at our next class session: Tuesday, May 23.
No late problem sets are accepted for credit.
Pick up
6/27/2017
Five Axioms of Urban
Economics
EC 330: Lecture 2
27 Jun 2017
Administrative Details
Pick up a syllabus if you dont have one yet.
The quiz before lecture 3:
Will cover the Introduction of Triumph
of the City as well as
the first five sections of
EC 330, Summer 2017
University of Oregon
Practice Midterm Suggested Solutions
[actual Midterm on July 6, 2017]
Your name:
Your email:
@uoregon.edu
Practice Midterm Suggested Solutions
actual exam on Thursday, July 6, 2017
Please do not open the exam until
EC 330, Summer 2017
University of Oregon
Course Syllabus
Page 1 of 6
ECONOMICS 330
URBAN AND REGIONAL ECONOMIC PROBLEMS
Lecture: MTuWTh 10:00 11:50am, 211 Lillis [CRN 40719]
Course website: http:/canvas.uoregon.edu
As its name suggests, urban economics ex
7/3/2017
City Size;
Intro to Urban Growth
EC 330: Lecture 5
3 Jul 2017
Administrative Details (1)
Take a copy of Problem Set 1 if you still need one.
It is due in lecture on Wednesday, July 5.
No problem sets turned in late are accepted for credit.
Ill
STUDY PLAN
Please complete the form beginning with the term and continuing through
each term until the expected date of graduation. List by semester/quarter the
coursework needed to complete degree requirements (BY NUMBER, NAME &
NUMBER OF CREDITS).
Name:
STUDY PLAN
Please complete the form beginning with the term and continuing through
each term until the expected date of graduation. List by semester/quarter the
coursework needed to complete degree requirements (BY NUMBER, NAME &
NUMBER OF CREDITS).
Name:
Econ 428, Fall 2014, Homework #2:
Name:
1. Consider the information cascade experiment that we did in class, with a 50/50 chance of each
urn and 2 red balls and 1 blue ball in one urn (or cup) and 1 red and 2 blues in the other urn.
Assume that when a per
Descriptive list of Math and Statistic Courses
1) Department: Math
Course #: Math 251
Title: Calculus 1
Instructor: XXXX
Grade Received: A
School: Lane Community College
Text with Authors: N/A
Subject Mattered Covered: Uponsuccessfulcompletionofthiscourse
EC 330, Spring 2017
Your name: _
University of Oregon
Your email: [email protected]
Problem Set #3
Due in lecture on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. No late problem sets will be accepted for credit! (Seriously.)
NOTE: To ensure proper grading, write your answers in th
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