Larry Shepp, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Mathematical Models in Finance and Economics
Date
Dec 13, 2011, 4:30 pm5:30 pm
Location
101 - Sherrerd Hall
Event Description

How much advantage does faster access to market data provide? Does raising taxes hurt or help unemployment?

Mathematics can shed light (or at least stimulate debate) on these (and other) questions. We will formulate simple crude models for each question and examine the consequences so far obtained.

Event Category
ORFE Department Colloquia