[ 572KK1VOEMU15 ] IK Markets and Economic Decision Making

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4 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Economics Günther Pöll 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)keine
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2015W
Objectives Students will acquire skills to explore basic problems and topics in the area of microeconomics
  • Base concepts: markets, supply and demand, elasticities
  • Consumer preferences, budget constraint and optimal consumer choice
  • Individual and market demand, consumer surplus
  • Firms, production function and cost budgeting
  • Profit-maximization and competitive supply
  • Market supply and producer surplus, market equilibrium
  • Welfare aspects of competitive markets
  • Monopoly
  • Monopolistic competition and oligopoly
  • Models by Cournot, Bertrand, and Stackelberg
Criteria for evaluation Practice exercises, tests, written examinations (selected by the course instructor)
Methods Lecture, practice exercises, homework assignments...

Methods are subject to the course instructor

Language German / English
Study material Pindyck / Rubinfeld, Microeconomics, International Edition
Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
1VOEMI: IK Markets and Economic Decision Making (2001W-2015S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority