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Winter Term 2017 Economics of the Firm - 1485 - ECON 450
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Prerequisites/Notes: ECON 300 or GOVT 271

Catalog Description : Even in a “market” economy, the preponderance of economic activity is carried out through firms and other organizations. The course examines economic theories of the firm, and explores some of the canonical questions, such as why are there firms, how the separation of ownership and control of a firm shapes decision making, what determines the boundary between organizations and markets (e.g., make-or-buy decisions), what types of firms are most innovative, and how new technologies affect organizational structure.

Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), Quantitative Analy GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Advanced Course


Term

Winter Term 2017

Instructors

David Gerard

Course

ECON 450

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

ECONOMICS OF THE FIRM (Q)

Final Exam

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 03:00 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.

CRN

1485

Status

Active

Class Time

09:00-10:50 TR BRIG 422

Start-End Date

Jan 03, 2017-Mar 15, 2017

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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Maximum

Number registered

Enrollment:

Unlimited

19