Fall 2005

ECON 301

Intermediate
Microeconomic
Theory (I)
Kevin Wainwright
3689 WMX
604-291-5499
wainwrig@sfu.ca

Available Files:

On-line Handouts
Lecture/Exam Info   Selected Study GuideQuestions
301 Math primer     Chapter 2 Perferences
Optimization and Economics    Chapter 3 Utility Theory Part 1
(Calculus with examples)
   Chapter 4 Utility Theory Part 2
Tutorial #1 Homework   Chapter 6 SR production and costs
 (attempt these and bring to class)    Chapter 7 LR production and costs
Chapter 8 and 9 Perfect competition
Old Midterm Chapter 10 Monopoly (part 1)
Old Final

Chapter14 Monopoly (part 2)

Text:

  1. Microeconomics (6th Edition) by Eaton, Eaton and Allen
  2. Study Guide to accompany Eaton and Eaton

Topics to be covered:

Grading:

Tutorials:  15%
Midterm: 35%
Final:  50%

EXAM RULES:

  1. If you miss an exam AND you have a VALID excuse, then the exams will be re-weighed. NO MAKE-UPS!
  2. The Final exam schedule is published, therefore no change or exemptions will be accepted.
  3. All medical notes will be verified and secondary evidence may be requested.

Tutorials and Assignments:

Tutorial grade will be based on Quizzes, Assignments, and Participation. The Quizzes will be based on the True/False Questions from the study guide. Assignments will be from the end of chapter questions and announced in class.

Weekly Tutorial Assignment

NOTE: This outline is only approximate. The rule is that you will be tested on what is covered up to the exam date. If I have not covered a topic, it will NOT be on the test.

End of Chapter Questions are for tutorial discussion UNLESS they have been designated to be handed in.