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721348S Advanced Microeconomics, 6 op 
Tunniste 721348S  Voimassaolo 01.08.2019 -
Nimi Advanced Microeconomics  Lyhenne Advanced Microe 
Laajuus6 op   
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LajiOpintojakso   
  Arvostelu1 - 5, hyv, hyl 
 
   
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Opettajat
Nimi
Jaakko Simonen 

Kuvaus
Laajuus 

6 credits

 
Opetuskieli 

English

 
Ajoitus 

Period 3 (year 1)

 
Osaamistavoitteet 

The student should learn rigorously the basic concepts and analytical tools of modern microeconomic theory. He/she should be able to apply those tools in the thesis work. Upon completing the required coursework the student is able to formulate and solve objective based optimization problems of households and firms. The student masters and knows how to interpret the general equilibrium results. The student is able to judge and interpret the role of uncertainty in decision making. He/she knows the basic theorems of welfare economics. The student is able to formulate and interpret the basic models of strategic behavior. Students are also able to express their ideas analytically and effectively in written form.

 
Sisältö 

Constrained optimization problems of economic agents  (firms and customers), market analysis, general, general equilibrium analysis, duopoly competition models, game theory, decision making under uncertainty

 
Järjestämistapa 

Face-to-face teaching

 
Toteutustavat 

36 lectures and 18 hours of exercises, preparing for the lectures, exercises mid-term exams

 
Kohderyhmä 

The first year Master’s students

 
Esitietovaatimukset 

Intermediate micro and macroeconomics, mathematical economics.

 
Oppimateriaali 

Cowell, F. (2006): Microeconomics. Principles and Analysis;

Gravelle, H. & Rees, R. (2004): Microeconomics,

and required readings from a list of readings for the course. Active following of current topics e.g. from the Economist or Financial Times.

 
Suoritustavat ja arviointikriteerit 

Written exam, term paper, exercises

 
Arviointiasteikko 

The course utilizes a numerical grading scale 1-5. In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.

 
Vastuuhenkilö 

Jaakko Simonen

 
Työelämäyhteistyö 

Students learn relevant analytical and quantitative skills to analyse the operation of markets and relevant competitive situations for firms and their decision making.  The required short term paper enhances further their ability to write concisely about the functioning of markets.

 
Lisätiedot 

The number of students is limited.

 


Meneillään oleva ja tuleva opetus
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ilmoittautumisaika ei ole alkanut Advanced Microeconomics  Opintojakso  Jaakko Simonen  11.01.21 -26.02.21

Tulevat tentit
Toiminnot Nimi Tyyppi op Opettaja Aikataulu
Ilmoittautumiseen Advanced Microeconomics, Summer exam  Yleinen tentti  Jaakko Simonen 
21.08.20pe 12.00-15.00