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Course WIW-IOE-IIO-K-7

Industrial Economics (3V, 4.5 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
3 V Lecture 4.5 CP 45 h 90 h
(3V) 4.5 CP 45 h 90 h

Basedata

SWS 3V
CP, Effort 4.5 CP = 135 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Lecturers
Area of study [WIW-IOE] Microecomonics
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Contents

Fundamental concepts of Industrial Economics and analysis of the strategic behavior of firms.
  • Monopoly: one good, multiple goods, price discrimination
  • Static oligopoly: price competition (Bertrand), quantity competition (Cournot), product differentiation (Hotelling and Salop), capacity constraints
  • Dynamic oligopoly: collusion, market entry, varying demand, unobservable deviations

Literature

Literature:
  • Belleflamme, P., Peitz, M. (2010): Industrial Organization. Markets and Strategies. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge.
  • Tirole, J. (1988): The Theory of Industrial Organisation. The MIT Press. Cambridge.

Materials

Further materials and literature
  • Lecture documents

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [WIW-IOE-IIO-K-7]

Module Name Context
[WIW-IOE-IIO-M-7] Industrial Organization P: Obligatory 3V, 4.5 LP