Syllabus

Titel
5391 Managerial Economics
LV-Leiter/innen
Univ.Prof. Dr. Marcel Bilger
Kontakt
  • LV-Typ
    VUE
  • Semesterstunden
    2
  • Unterrichtssprache
    Englisch
Anmeldung
01.02.2019 bis 08.02.2019
Anmeldung über LPIS
Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Master
Termine
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Montag 18.03.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 25.03.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 01.04.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 08.04.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 06.05.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 13.05.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.0.002
Montag 27.05.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 03.06.2019 09:00 - 12:00 D5.1.004
Montag 17.06.2019 09:00 - 11:00 TC.1.01 OeNB

Inhalte der LV

In this course, the behavior of buyers or sellers with a dominant market position will be analyzed. The course will cover monopolies, monopsonies, and oligopolies. There will be a particular emphasis on corporate strategies such as price discrimination and bundling. Game theory will then be presented and applied to auctions. Last, corporate decisions under risk and uncertainty will be examined.

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

  • Understand corporate behaviors under market power, risk, and uncertainty.
  • Master key tools used in the business world.
  • Apply economic theory to real world situations.

 

Regelung zur Anwesenheit

A minimum of 75% attendance is required.

Lehr-/Lerndesign

  • The lecturer will explain key economic theory and the understanding will be consolidated by selected readings from a leading managerial economics textbook and other sources.
  • Key tools used in the business world will be practiced by means of in-class exercises.
  • Translation of economic theory to real world business situations will be discussed during in-class case studies.

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

Assessments (relative weights in the final grade)

  • Participation (15%)
  • Mid-term quizz 1 (15%)
  • Mid-term quizz 2 (15%)
  • Mid-term quizz 3 (15%)
  • Final exam (40%)

Grades (point ranges)

  • 1: Excellent (90-100 points)
  • 2: Good (80-89 points)
  • 3: Satisfactory (65-79 points)
  • 4: Sufficient (50-64 points)
  • 5: Fail (0-49 points)

Literatur

1 Autor/in: Allen, Weigelt, Doherty, Mansfield
Titel:

Managerial Economics: Theory, Application, and Cases


Verlag: W. W. Norton & Company
Auflage: 8th
Anmerkungen: Selected chapters of this book will serve as the main reading material for this course
Jahr: 2013
Prüfungsstoff: Ja
Diplomprüfungsstoff: Nein
Empfehlung: Unbedingt notwendige Studienliteratur für alle Studierenden
Art: Buch

Erreichbarkeit des/der Vortragenden

Please email lecturer for office hours.

Zuletzt bearbeitet: 29.11.2018



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