Economics for IB

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode EBP660C05
Vaknaam Economics for IB
Niveau(s) propedeuse
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Economics for IB
Leerdoelen At the end of this course students will be able to
1. Understand and implement the basics of micro-economic modeling and problem-solving
2. Understand the basics of an economic approach to analyze real-world issues
3. Apply micro-economic reasoning to the analysis of business cases
4. Understand the differences between micro-economics and macro-economics
Omschrijving This course gives an introduction to microeconomics. The main topics are:
- How the behavior of consumers and producers in a market determines prices and quantities, and affects society’s welfare. The course further discusses the causes and effects of changes in consumer and producer behavior, as well as the impact of government policies on the functioning of markets.
- How market structure affects the strategy of firms, including the effects of different numbers of competitors in a market.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -individuele opdracht,  -schriftelijk tentamen (meerkeuze vragen),  -tussentijds tentamen (mc vragen)
(The individual and group assignments allow students to earn bonus points.)
Vaksoort propedeuse
Coördinator Dr. A.M. Mueller
Docent(en) Dr. A.M. Mueller , Z. Rao, MSc. ,Dr. G.J. Romensen , A.L. Schippers , N.E. Stoffers ,dr. M. Treurniet , L. Viluma, PhD.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Principles of Microeconomics, 3rd European Edition, McGraw-Hill, 2012
McDowell, M., R. Thorn, I. Pastine, R. Frank, B. Bernanke 9781526820259 ca. €  70,00
Entreevoorwaarden Admittance to the BSc IB.
Opmerkingen Secretary: Grietje Pol, email, phone +31 (0)50 363 3685, room 5411.0836
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc International Business/IB  (basisprogramma BSc IB) 1 semester II a verplicht
DD BSc IB - Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta (2-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor DD-studenten uit Jakarta) 1 semester II a verplicht