Summer Math Camp
Wharton Doctoral Programs – Summer Math Camp
What is it:
Preparation for core courses in applied economics and statistics.
Will cover the basics of optimization theory and perhaps offer a short two lecture sequence on probability theory as well.
This is a zero credit class and will not show up on your transcript.
Who will/should take it:
All students planning to take Economics 681-682 sequence will be expected to have mastered this material, either from prior course work or by passing the Math Camp "final" exam.
Students who are directed to do so by their program's PhD coordinator.
Econ 897 Math Institute - 2015 Session
- Please go to http://economics.sas.upenn.edu/graduate-program/course-information/summer-math-camp to register.
2015 Econ 897 - Math Camp
sponsored by the Department of Economics
July 13 - August 20, 2015: Monday through Friday
Morning Session: 10:00 AM -- 12:00 Noon
Afternoon Session: 1:30 PM -- 3:30 PM
From July 13 - August 7: JMHH 355
From August 10 - August 20: JMHH G55
Final Exam (Waiver Exam): Monday, August 24, 2015
Time: 9:00AM-12:00 noon
Location: JMHH 370
Pre-course handouts and registration form:
Econ 897 Course Documents
- Course Outline and Objectives (PDF)
- 897: 2011 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2010 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2009 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2008 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2007 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2006 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2005 Waiver/Exam
- 897: 2004 Waiver/Exam
instructors for 2015:
Juan Hernandez (Part I)
David Zarruk Valenchia (Part II)
Daniel Hauser (Part III)