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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Economics (ECON)
ECON
6311
Industrial Organization
Industrial Organization
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade
graduate students in applied economics
No
No

Corequisites
All students should have taken intermediate microeconomics and at least one semester of
calculus at the undergraduate level
25

Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
No
 
No
Fee Type


No


The behavior of firms and implications of market structure and resource allocation; market participants, the role of transaction costs, product differentiation, imperfect knowledge, and market contestability. Public policy related to monopoly regulation and antitrust law. Use of standard microeconomic empirical and theoretical tools including an introduction to game theory.
As a result of completing this course, students will:
1. be familiar with the rigorous treatment of Industrial Organization, as it is used in
both academia as we as in economic consulting firms and government regulatory
bodies
2. develop intuition for pricing and other strategic behavior of firms
3. use microeconomic analysis tools to evaluate regulatory policy, including antitrust
4. learn how to identify a research project, conduct a literature review, and present
their research to the class
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