University of Technology Sydney

23508 Quantitative Methods in Economics and Business

There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 23565 Mathematics for Economics and Business



This subject provides students with quantitative skills and methods that are essential for working in the economic and business professions. In particular, the subject emphasises the analytical approach to optimisation decisions, ranging from profit or wealth maximisation to cost minimisation. By explaining the logic of the analytic approach, the subject equips students with the foundations to systematically analyse scenarios involving complex trade-offs, such as many problems encountered in practical business life.

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