MICROECONOMICS, SECOND PART

Degree course: 
Corso di First cycle degree in ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2019/2020
Year: 
2
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2020/2021
Course type: 
Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class
Language: 
Italian
Credits: 
6
Period: 
First Trimestre
Standard lectures hours: 
50
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (40 hours), Exercise (10 hours)
Requirements: 

Microeconomics I.

Final Examination: 
Orale

11 multiple-choice questions.
Duration: 30 minutes.

Assessment: 
Voto Finale

The course Microeconomics II continues the course Microeconomics I. The course presents the main concepts, tools, and theories for analyzing the decision making of economic agents, and their interaction through markets, both competitive and non-competitive. At the end of the course, the student will be able to understand the key features of economic decision making and the main problems concerning the functioning of markets.

COURSE CONTENT
The course addresses the following topics:
Choice under risk and in strategic settings
The analysis of competitive markets: equilibrium, efficiency, intervention.
The analysis of non-competitive markets: monopoly.
Externalities.
Asymmetric information.

• Textbook: B.D. Bernheim e M.D. Whinston, Microeconomia, terza edizione, MacGraw-Hill, customised edition for Università dell'Insubria.
• Slides and exercises provided by the instructors.

Convenzionale

Distance teaching

Additional teaching materials can be found in the e-learning webspace of the course.

Professors

CONGIU LUCA