Principles of Economics (2014/2015)

Course code
4S00725
Credits
6
Coordinator
Giandemetrio Marangoni
Academic sector
SECS-P/01 - ECONOMICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff Timetable
Esercitazioni 3 Semestrino IA, Semestrino IB Giandemetrio Marangoni
Lezioni 3 Semestrino IA, Semestrino IB Giandemetrio Marangoni

Learning outcomes

The course gives an overall comprehensive introduction to the discipline and develops some specific knowledge in micro- and macroeconomics.

Syllabus

• Microeconomics
• Consumer choice
• Production activity
• Production costs
• Perfectly competitive markets
• Imperfectly competitive markets

• Macroeconomics
• Production and national income
• Consumption
• Investment
• The public sector
• Money and the monetary system
• Inflation
• Unemployment

• Analysis of case studies and discussion of current issues of economics and economic policy

Textbooks:
• M. Baranzini, G. Marangoni, S. Solari, Economia, II ed., Cedam, 2008.
• Lecture notes on the classroom discussion of case studies and current issues of economics and economic policy

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam and discussion

Teaching aids
Title Format (Language, Size, Publication date)
deflazione  pdfpdf (it, 94 KB, 07/10/14)
Domande di Istituzioni di Economia  pdfpdf (it, 980 KB, 04/12/14)
IE 2014-2015  vnd.ms-excelvnd.ms-excel (it, 34 KB, 08/10/14)
Jean Tirole 01  pdfpdf (it, 13 KB, 22/10/14)