66231 - CRASH COURSE IN ECONOMICS

Scheda insegnamento

Anno Accademico 2018/2019

Conoscenze e abilità da conseguire

At the end of the course student has knowledge of the general principles of the discipline (trade-off, opportunity cost, marginal utility, incentives, etc), the methodological approach (scientific method, micro- vs macro-economics, etc), and the basic analysis of the market equilibrium.

Programma/Contenuti

The Crash Course will provide an overview on:

1. Foundations of core economics
2. Foundations of strategic interactions
3. Foundations of information economics
4. Foundations of empirical analysis

Testi/Bibliografia

Tom Sargent, University of California at Berkeley graduation speech, May 16, 2007

Greg Mankiw, Principles of Economics (ch. 1-2)

Metodi didattici

Oral lectures

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

The course has no final exam

Strumenti a supporto della didattica

Slides provided by the instructor

Orario di ricevimento

Consulta il sito web di Davide Dragone