78361 - COMPETITION IN TOURISM MARKETS

Scheda insegnamento

SDGs

L'insegnamento contribuisce al perseguimento degli Obiettivi di Sviluppo Sostenibile dell'Agenda 2030 dell'ONU.

Industria, innovazione e infrastrutture

Anno Accademico 2019/2020

Conoscenze e abilità da conseguire

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to economic tools for understanding competition in tourist markets, both from a theoretical and an empirical point of view. At the of the course, students will be able to i) make sense of tourist firms' choices concerning pricing, product characteristics, innovation and advertising, with a particular attention to the international dimension of competition; ii) evaluate the social consequences of these choices, and judge public policies aimed at improving the market outcomes.

Programma/Contenuti

Introduction
Consumers
Firms
Competition, Equilibrium and Efficiency
Market Failures and Public Policy
Price Discrimination
Strategic interaction
Oligopoly
Market Structure

Testi/Bibliografia

Slides and other teaching materials made available on a weekly basis.

Metodi didattici

Lectures, courseworks.

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

Final written exam.

Strumenti a supporto della didattica

Moodle page of the course

Orario di ricevimento

Consulta il sito web di Giovanni Maria Mazzanti