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2013/10/28

UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN


SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS


PRESCRIBED BOOKS



HONOURS PROGRAMME


First Semester


ECO4027Z Maths and Stats for Economists (60 students)

Chiang, A.C. (1984)
Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics
,
4th edition, McGraw Hill: London.


ECO40
0
7Z

Microeconomics
(
6
0 students)

Var
ian, H. (2000
)

Microeconomic Analysis
, 3rd

edition, Norton: New York.

Gibbons, R. (1992)
A Primer in Game Theory

Prentice Hall.


ECO4006Z Macroeconomics(60 students)



to be confirmed

P
eter Birch Sorensen and Han
s Jorgen Whitta
-
Jacobsen
,
Introducing
Advanced Macroeconomics: Growth and Business Cycles

McGraw
-
Hill, England
,
2005
,
ISBN 0077104250


Possible supplementary text


Romer, D.
Advanced Macroeconomics

(latest edition) McGraw Hill, ISBN

0 0723
18554)


ECO4
0
16Z

Econometrics
(60 students)

Gujarati, D.N. (2003
)
Basic Econometrics
, 4th edition, McGraw Hill:New
York.


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Second Semester


ECO4013Z International Finance (30 students
)

Lyons, R.,
The Microstructure Approach to
Foreign
Exchange
s
. MIT
Press.

(paperback ver
sion)
(Shakill

Hassan
)


Krugman, Paul R, and Maurice Obstfeld,
International Economics, Theory

and Policy
,

Pearson/Addison Wesley, 7th edition.

(Cedric

Nathan
)


ECO4053Z Financial Economics I (30 students)

Luenberger,
Investment Science
, Oxford Univ Press

(Shakill

Hassan
)

Hull, J.
Futures, Options and other Derivatives.

Prentice
-
Hall 6
th

ed. (Haim

Abraham
)



ECO4
0
31X CPE (15 students)



not offered in 2006

Bowles, S. (2003)
Microeconomics: Behaviour, Institutions and
Evolution
. Russel Sage Foundation,

Princeton University Press, ISBN
0691091633

Gaylord and D’Andria,
Simulating Society: a mathematica toolkit for
modelling socioeconomic behaviour.

S
pringer
-
V
erlag
.


ECO40
52Z Environmental Economics

(15 students)
and ECO5
05
2S

Natural Resource Economics (
10 students)

Perman, R, et al.
Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
.
Longmans, 3
rd

ed.


ECO4032S Econommics of Industry, Regulation and Firms (15 students)

Motta, M. "Competiton Policy Theory and Practice" Cambridge University

Press 2004

Recommen
ded reading


"Competition in Telecommunications" by J J Laffont and J. Tirole. MIT

Press 2000.

"The Economics of Network Industries" by Oz Shy Cambridge University

Press.

"Privatization, restructuring and regulation of network utilities" by DM

Newbery, MIT

Press, 1999.


ECO4020S Economic Problems of Africa (24 students)

Guest, Robert. 2004. The Shackled Continent, Africa's past present and

future, Macmillan.

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UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN


SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS


PRESCRIBED BOOKS


MASTERS PROGRAMME


First Semester


E
CO5015F Dynamic Optimisation (20

students)

Chiang, A.C., (1992),
Elements of Dynamic Optimization
, Singapore:
McGraw
-
Hill.


ECO5
0
46Z

Econometrics
(25 students)

Jeffrey M. Wooldridge (2002)
Econometric Analysis of Cross Section and

Panel Data
, MIT Press.


ECO5
0
20F
Advanced Microeconomics
(25 students)

Mas
-
Colell, A., M. D. Whinston and J.R. Green (1995),
Microeconomic

Theory

Oxford University Press. New York.


ECO5
0
21F
Advanced Macroeconomics
(25 students)

Romer, D.
Advanced Macroeconomics

(latest editio
n) McGraw Hill, ISBN

0 072318554


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Second semester


ECO5025S
Financial Economics II

(10 students)

(not offered in 2006)

Bjork, J,
Arbitrage Theory in Continuous Time
, Oxford

Univ Press.

(Shakill

Hassan
)


ECO5001S The Economics of AIDS in Africa (10 studen
ts)

Cameron, Edwin. 2005. Witness to AIDS (with contributions by Nathan
Geffen),

Tafelberg, Cape Town.

Iliffe, John. 2006. The African AIDS Epidemic: A History, James Currey and

Double Storey, Cape Town.


ECO5052S Natural Resource Economics (5 students)

Ro
ger Perman, Yue Ma,

James McGilvray and Michael Common
.

Natural
Resource and Environmental Economics" . 2003 3rd edition

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UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN


SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS


PRESCRIBED BOOKS



PhD programme by coursework and dissertation




Microeconomics

(ECO6
04W)

(8 students)


Jehle, G.A. and P. Renny (2001)
Advanced Microeconomic Theory,
Prentice Hall Inc.

(Out of print)


Mas
-
Colell, A., M. D. Whinston and J.R. Green (1995),
Microeconomic

Theory

Oxford University Press. New York.


Varian, Hal. R. (1992)
Mic
roeconomic Analysis

3rd Edition, W.W. Norton
and Company New York.


Macroeconomics

(ECO602W)

(8 students)


Blanchard, O. J. and S. Fischer (1989),
Lectures on Macroeconomics
, MIT
Press


Romer, D. (2001),
Advanced Macroeconomics

2
nd

ed. New York: McGraw
Hi
ll


Agenor, Paul and P.J. Montiel (1996),
Development Macroeconomics
,
Princeton University Press (preferrably 2000 publication)


Quantitative Methods
(ECO603W)

(8 students)


Mathematics for E
conomists

Simon, C.P. and L. Blume, (1994),
Mathematics for Econ
omists
, Norton.

Chiang, A.C., (1992),
Elements of Dynamic Optimization
, Singapore:
McGraw
-
Hill.

Kamien, M.I. and N.L. Schwartz, (1981
), Dynamic Optimization: the
Calculus of Variations and Optimal Control in Economics and
Management
, New York, Englewood

Cliffs: Prentice
-
Hall.



Econometrics

William H. Greene (2000),
Econometric Analysis
, 4th ed. London: Prentice
-
Hall International.


Jeffrey M. Wooldridge (2002)
Econometric Analysis of Cross Section and

Panel Data
, MIT Press.