Intensive Lecture Course by Prof. Xiaohua Yu (University of Göttingen) in January 2017

The Division of Natural Resource Economics will hold an intensive lecture course titled “Mathematical Economics for Agricultural Economists (Special Lecture on Natural Resource Economics IIIB)” from 25 to 30 January, 2017.

This course is designed to help graduate-level students in agricultural economics at Kyoto University understand some basic math tools for the analysis in agricultural economics, development economics, farm management, and environmental and resource economics.


Prof. Xiaohua Yu

Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, University of Göttingen/ Project Professor, Kyoto University


January 25 (Wednesday): 13:00-18:00

January 26 (Thursday): 13:00-18:00

January 27 (Friday): 13:00-16:15

January 30 (Monday): Final Exam (13:00-14:30)


Room E217, 2nd Floor, Faculty of Agriculture Main Bldg., North Campus


  • For credit (*this course is designed to be worth 1 credit.):
    • Registration is already closed.
  • For non-credit participation:
    • Register with KURODA (kuroda.makoto.6a[at] by emailing him your name, affiliation, and student ID number by January 20 (Fri.).
    • Registration for non-credit participation will be accepted on a first-come and first-served basis and will be closed upon reaching full capacity.


See poster and syllabus for further information.


Makoto Kuroda, Assistant Teaching Staff, Division of Natural Resource Economics, Graduate School of Agriculture

kuroda.makoto.6a[at] (please replace [at] with @)