[ 572IODE20 ] Subject Area of Specialization in Industrial Organization and Digital Economy

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18 ECTS Accumulative subject examination B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Economics Dieter Pennerstorfer Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Bachelor's programme Economics and Business 2021W
Objectives Students understand business practices of firms who are in competition with others; these include pricing policy, market entry and product selection, cartels and company mergers. The students get to know the peculiarities of digital markets (e.g. information goods, network externalities) and are able to analyze firm behavior in these markets. The inclusion of social, legal and business aspects deepens the students' understanding.
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