Numerical Methods for Economists

A series of short online lectures introducing some basic computational ideas for economists, with demonstrations in Matlab.

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Byte 1: Floating Point Arithmetic (video) (associated code)

Byte 2: Linear algebra in Matlab (video) (associated code)

Byte 3: Root-finding (video) (associated code)

Byte 4: Random Numbers (video) (associated code)

Byte 5: Functional Approximation (video) (associated code)

Byte 6: Iterative Methods (video) (associated code)

Byte 7: Application 1 - Shooting (video) (associated code)

Byte 8: Application 2 - Value Function Iteration (video) (associated code)