Academic Catalog

PHYS460 ECONOPHYSICS

Course Code: 2300460
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Physics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. SMAL RAFATOV
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Financial markets, conventional methods for exchange predictions, the physivs of socio-economis systems, stochastic models, scaling and its breakdown, empirical analysis of the S&P 500 index and ISE 100 index, distance between stocks, ultrametric spaces, methods to grow portfolios in stock exchanges.