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Syllabus 2019-20 - 11111010 - Microeconomics (Microeconomía)

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DEGREE: Grado en Administración y dirección de empresas (11111010)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

DEGREE: Grado en Finanzas y contabilidad (11311010)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

DEGREE: Grado en Administración y dirección de empresas (11121010)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

DEGREE: Grado en Estadística y empresa (11712018)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

DEGREE: Doble Grado en Administración y dirección de empresas y Finanzas y contabil (11911010)
FACULTY: FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Microeconomics
CODE: 11111010 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 3
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: JIMÉNEZ JIMÉNEZ, FRANCISCA
DEPARTMENT: U110 - ECONOMIA
FIELD OF STUDY: 415 - FUNDAMENTOS DEL ANÁLISIS ECONÓMICO
OFFICE NO.: D3 - 267 E-MAIL: jimenezf@ujaen.es P: 953212074
WEBSITE: http://www4.ujaen.es/~jimenezf/
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 3
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

This course analyzes the following three topics: i) the consumer's theory and its applications, ii) the theory of the firm: production, the cost of production and the profit maximization problem in the short and the long run and, iii) industrial organization. In this last topic, we study imperfectly competitive markets such as monopoly, oligopoly and monopolistic competition.

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

The distribution of the weekly number of hours is the following:

Lecture (theory): 2

Lecture (practice): 1

Homework: 7

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Exam paper with theoretical and practical questions (70% of final assessment).

Practical activities: tests, individual works, attendance (30% of final assessment).

It will be neccessary to achieve a minimum score of 4 points in the exam paper (out of 10 points) to add the mark corresponding to the practical activities for the final assessment.

 

 

 

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Microeconomics. Edition: 7th ed. Author: Pindyck, Robert Stephen. Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Educational International, [2009]  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Microeconomics : a modern approach. Edition: -. Author: Schotter, Andrew. Publisher: Mason, OH : South-Western Cengage Learning , 2009  (Library)