Mathematical Economics (Course 14-2)

Economics Department

Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Economics

General Institute Requirements (GIRs)

The General Institute Requirements include a Communication Requirement that is integrated into both the HASS Requirement and the requirements of each major; see details below.

Summary of Subject Requirements Subjects
Science Requirement 6
Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS) Requirement [between one and three subjects can be from the Departmental Program]; at least two of these subjects must be designated as communication-intensive (CI-H) to fulfill the Communication Requirement. 8
Restricted Electives in Science and Technology (REST) Requirement [can be satisfied by 14.30, and 18.03 or 18.06 in the Departmental Program] 2
Laboratory Requirement (12 units) [is satisfied by 14.32 in the Departmental Program] 1
Total GIR Subjects Required for SB Degree 17
Physical Education Requirement
Swimming requirement, plus four physical education courses for eight points.

Departmental Program

Choose at least two subjects in the major that are designated as communication-intensive (CI-M) to fulfill the Communication Requirement.

Required SubjectsUnits
14.01Principles of Microeconomics12
14.02Principles of Macroeconomics12
14.30Introduction to Statistical Methods in Economics12
14.32Econometric Data Science12
18.100AReal Analysis 112
18.03Differential Equations12
or 18.06 Linear Algebra
Select one of the following:12
Economic Applications of Game Theory 2
Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
Market Design
Select one of the following:12
Intermediate Macroeconomics (CI-M)
Mathematical Economic Modeling (CI-M)
Research and Communication in Economics: Topics, Methods, and Implementation (CI-M)
Select one of the following:12
Seminar in Analysis (CI-M)
Seminar in Logic (CI-M)
Seminar in Number Theory (CI-M)
Restricted Electives
Select three additional subjects in mathematics and economics, with at least one subject in each discipline.36
Units in Major144
Unrestricted Electives84-96
Units in Major That Also Satisfy the GIRs(48-60)
Total Units Beyond the GIRs Required for SB Degree180

The units for any subject that counts as one of the 17 GIR subjects cannot also be counted as units required beyond the GIRs.


Alternative versions of this subject, 18.100B, 18.100P, and 18.100Q, also satisfy this requirement.


Subject has prerequisites that are outside of the program.