Work, wellbeing, and scarcity

Readings and class materials for Monday, June 19, 2023–Friday, June 23, 2023


Other useful resources

I pause a couple times during the lecture sections on indifference curves and utility maximization and I mention that you should watch these videos. Here are those videos:

Also, a complete walkthrough of how to maximize utility with algebra and graphs is at the “Utility maximization” guide in the resources section.


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First slide


Videos for each section of the lecture are available at this YouTube playlist.

You can also watch the playlist (and skip around to different sections) here: