Economic Policy (2014/2015)

Course code
4S00265
Name of lecturer
Paola Dongili
Coordinator
Paola Dongili
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
SECS-P/02 - ECONOMIC POLICY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
1° Periodo di lezioni dal Oct 1, 2014 al Dec 16, 2014.

Lesson timetable

1° Periodo di lezioni
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Aula Tantini (ex Aula E)  
Wednesday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Aula Tantini (ex Aula E)  
Thursday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall Aula Tantini (ex Aula E)  

Learning outcomes

The aim is to give the tools to understand and to evaluate the role of the State in the economic system. To this scope we will analyze the main issues of the micro and macroeconomic model so to know the main reference points of the action of the economic authorities in the economic system

Syllabus

Basics of microeconomics
Behavior of economic agents: the market model,benefits and costs; different market structures, market failures and economic policies.
Basics of macroeconomics
The key concepts of macroeconomics.The basic model of the Gross Domestic product. Model of the aggregate demand and supply. Economic policies in the open economy

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam is made up of a written examination (60% weight) and an oral examination (40% weight). The written examination consists of exercises and open questions.

Teaching aids

Documents