|Teaching method||Contact hours|
|Course coordinator(s)||dr. MJJ Handgraaf|
|Lecturer(s)||dr. J van Beek|
|dr. LKE Dries|
|dr. MJJ Handgraaf|
|Examiner(s)||dr. MJJ Handgraaf|
|dr. LKE Dries|
Language of instruction:
- consumer theory;
- producer theory of markets;
- behavioural economics.
After successful completion of this course students are expected to be able to:
- define the basic concepts of microeconomics and behavioral economics;
- apply microeconomic and behavioral economic theories to consumer and producer behavior;
- calculate optimal solutions of consumer and producer problems using mathematical skills and theoretical insight.
- hearing lectures (once a week) on the course materials;
- self-study and self-practicing on economic problems provided both in the course book and on MyPortal/Blackboard;
- a few example exam questions will be provided on the web;
- question hours (once a week) in which remaining questions will be answered.
Seven weekly multiple-choice exams in English on the material studied in the respective week, replacing the regular exam.
Participation in at least six exams is obligatory; absence at more than one exam will result in failure, and taking the re-exam.
The re-exams will be multiple choice (also in English) and will cover the entire course content.
Frank, R. H., & Cartwright, E. J. (2016). Microeconomics and Behaviour (2nd European Edition). London: McGraw-Hill Education. 602 pp. ISBN-13: 9780077188979.
|Compulsory for:||BBC||Management and Consumer Studies||BSc||2AF|
|BEB||Economics and Governance||BSc||2AF|
|Restricted Optional for:||WUBBS||BSc Minor Biobased Sciences||2AF|