Economics of Education and Training (2010/2011)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S01058
Name of lecturer
Giandemetrio Marangoni
Coordinator
Giandemetrio Marangoni
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
SECS-P/01 - ECONOMICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. 1A, Sem. 1B

Lesson timetable

Sem. 1A
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6 from Oct 18, 2010  to Nov 14, 2010
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6 from Oct 18, 2010  to Nov 14, 2010
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6 from Oct 18, 2010  to Nov 14, 2010
Sem. 1B
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 10:40 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.6  

Learning outcomes

The course gives an overall comprehensive introduction to the discipline of economic 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

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam and discussion