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Microeconomics - 1: Demand EconSchoolX

About This Course

In this course, you will learn about modelling consumer behavior. You will learn how to create a simple model of consumer who wishes to choose the best affordable consumption plan. This course introduces a unique graphical approach for solving the optimization problems. The methods that you will learn in this course are useful for developing an understanding of how to create simple models in Economics.


This course is meant for students who are interested in learning key ideas in Microeconomics through a graphical and problem solving approach. No prior knowledge of Microeconomics is needed, but the student must possess liking for Mathematics and have an interest in problem solving. It is recommended that a student should have good exposure to calculus (as is typically covered in high school). You should be comfortable with algebraic and functional notation for variables, sets, and functions.

Meet the Instructor

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Amit Goyal

A Student, Teacher and Researcher in Economics. My research interests includes Economic Theory, Bounded Rationality and Industrial Organisation. I can be reached at

Sumit Goel

Enthusiastic problem solver. Completed Computer Science Engineering from Delhi Technological University. Currently pursuing Masters in Economics at Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi. I can be reached at

Nidhi Jain

A Lifelong learner. Completed Masters in Economics from Delhi School of Economics. I can be reached at

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What will you be offering in this course?

Online Lectures, Exercises and a Final Exam to test your understanding of the stuff taught during the course.

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    Jun 15, 2016