Microeconomics (advanced) (2013/2014)

Course code
4S02460
Name of lecturers
Francesco De Sinopoli, Maria Vittoria Levati
Coordinator
Francesco De Sinopoli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
SECS-P/01 - ECONOMICS
Language of instruction
English
Period
primo semestre dal Sep 23, 2013 al Jan 10, 2014.

Lesson timetable

primo semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall C  
Friday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall E  

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 exam

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

Statistics
Outcomes Exams Outcomes Percentages Average Standard Deviation
Positive 50.0% 23 3
Rejected 10.0%
Absent 30.00%
Ritirati 10.0%
Canceled --
Distribuzione degli esiti positivi
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 30 e Lode
20.0% 0.0% 20.0% 20.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 20.0% 0.0% 20.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Data from AA 2013/2014 based on 10 students. I valori in percentuale sono arrotondati al numero intero più vicino.