Spring 2020 - ECON 201 D200
Microeconomic Theory I: Competitive Behavior (4)
Class Number: 1739
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Fr 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
EDB 7618, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 23, 2020
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
Instructor:Fernando Aragon Sanchez
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Prerequisites:ECON 103 and 105; MATH 157.
Aspects of microeconomic theory involving competitive markets. Topics include the behavior of households and firms, partial equilibrium analysis of product and factor markets, and general equilibrium. Students with credit for ECON 301 may not complete this course for further credit. Quantitative.
This course studies microeconomic theory at the intermediate level. The aim is to provide you with the basic terminology, analytical tools, and intuition to discuss and address economic issues. These are essential tools for your career as an economist and to pursue further economic studies. We will discuss consumer theory and producer theory in perfectly competitive markets, and provide an introduction to general equilibrium analysis.
- Written assignment 10%
- Class quizzes 15%
- Midterm exam 25%
- Final exam 50%
Perloff, J. Microeconomics: Theory and Applications with Calculus [5th ed, 2019]. Pearson eBook.
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