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School of Science
STATISTICS FOR ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS
Course unit
MICROECONOMICS
SCP4063600, A.A. 2018/19

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
STATISTICS FOR ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS
SC2095, Degree course structure A.Y. 2014/15, A.Y. 2018/19
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination MICROECONOMICS
Website of the academic structure http://www.stat.unipd.it/studiare/ammissione-lauree-triennali
Department of reference Department of Statistical Sciences
E-Learning website https://elearning.unipd.it/stat/course/view.php?idnumber=2018-SC2095-000ZZ-2017-SCP4063600-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge MICHELE MORETTO SECS-P/01
Other lecturers RICCARDO CAMBONI MARCHI ADANI 000000000000

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses SECS-P/01 Political Economy 9.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Practice 2.0 16 34.0 2
Lecture 7.0 48 127.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 01/10/2018
End of activities 18/01/2019
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2014 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
4 Commissione a.a.2018/19 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 MORETTO MICHELE (Presidente)
BASSETTI THOMAS (Membro Effettivo)
CAMBONI MARCHI ADANI RICCARDO (Membro Effettivo)
FONTINI FULVIO (Membro Effettivo)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Calculus, Linear Algebra
Target skills and knowledge: The objective of the course is to provide the students with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the foundations of modern economic analysis. The students will be introduced
to the classical results in microeconomic theory but the main focus will be on developing their modeling skills and encouraging them to think analytically about real-world phenomena.
Examination methods: The students should regularly hand in assignments selected problems using Calculus
Assessment criteria: The grade will be based on the final exam.
Course unit contents: Consumer Choice Theory
Producer Theory
Costs
Partial and General Equilibrium
Monopoly
Oligopoly
Choice Under Uncertainty
Introduction to Game Theory
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Lectures, discussions, and problem-solving sessions
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Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Michael L. Katz, Harvey S. Rosen (traduzione curata da Carlo Andrea Bollino), Microeconomia, Microeconomia 4 o 5 Ed.. Italia: McGraw Hill, anno: >2007, --. Cerca nel catalogo

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Lecturing
  • Problem based learning
  • Questioning

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)

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