ECON329-24S1 (C) Semester One 2024

Industrial Organisation

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 19 February 2024
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 3 March 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 12 May 2024

Description

Imperfectly competitive markets and behaviour of firms. Monopoly models: standard, dominant firm, durable good, natural monopoly, perfectly contestable markets, price discrimination. Oligopoly models: Cournot, Bertrand, product differentiation. Measuring market power, competition policy.

Prerequisites

Recommended Preparation

Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 15:00 E5 Lecture Theatre
19 Feb - 31 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 Rehua 101 Lectorial
26 Feb - 24 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun
02 Thursday 14:00 - 15:00 Rehua 101 Lectorial
26 Feb - 31 Mar
22 Apr - 2 Jun

Course Coordinator

Laura Meriluoto

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Assignments 20%
Term paper 30%
Final Exam 40%
Discussion forums 10% 5 forums

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $893.00

International fee $4,200.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance .

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