Microeconomics (advanced) (2010/2011)

Course code
4S02460
Name of lecturer
Francesco De Sinopoli
Coordinator
Francesco De Sinopoli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
SECS-P/01 - ECONOMICS
Language of instruction
English
Period
First semester dal Oct 4, 2010 al Dec 22, 2010.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The goal of the course is to give students a solid foundation in the main topics in microeconomic theory. We will cover Consumer Theory, Producer Theory, Game Theory and Equilibrium. This course relies on graphical analysis, elementary algebra as well as basic calculus. The course will be based on the textbook "Microeconomic Theory", by Mas-Colell A., M. Whinston, J. Green (1995).

Syllabus

Individual decision making:
-Preferences, choices, demand theory, production, choice under uncertainty.
Game theory:
-Normal form games, extensive form games and the corresponding solution concepts.
Market equilibrium and market failure.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written

Statistics about transparency requirements (Attuazione Art. 2 del D.M. 31/10/2007, n. 544)

Statistics
Outcomes Exams Outcomes Percentages Average Standard Deviation
Positive 42.85% 20 3
Rejected 33.33%
Absent 4.76%
Ritirati 19.04%
Canceled --
Distribuzione degli esiti positivi
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 30 e Lode
66.6% 11.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 22.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Data from AA 2010/2011 based on 21 students. I valori in percentuale sono arrotondati al numero intero più vicino.