ECON329-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023

Industrial Organisation

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023

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 2023

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 Jack Erskine 031 Lecture Theatre
20 Feb - 2 Apr
24 Apr - 4 Jun
02 Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 Live Stream Available
20 Feb - 2 Apr
24 Apr - 4 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 John Britten 117
20 Feb - 2 Apr
24 Apr - 4 Jun
02 Thursday 14:00 - 15:00 Rehua 328 Visual Arts
20 Feb - 2 Apr
24 Apr - 4 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 $868.00

International fee $4,075.00

* 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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