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:// to register.
2010 Econ 897 – Math Camp
sponsored by the Department of Economics
July 18 – September 2, 2011: Monday through Friday
An unusual set up this summer: See below an exact schedule of classrooms assigned for Math Camp:
Monday, July 18th through Friday, 22nd – JMHH F70
Monday, July 25th through Friday, August 12th – JMHH F90
Monday, August 15th through Friday, September 2nd – JMHH F70
Morning Session: 10:00 AM — 12:00 Noon
Afternoon Session: 1:30 PM — 3:30 PM
Final Exam (Waiver Exam): Friday, September 2, 2011
10:00am at JMHH F70
Pre-course handouts and registration form:
Econ 897 Course Documents
- Course Outline and Objectives (PDF)
- 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 2011:
Mattis Gornemann (Part III)
Office: McNeil 414