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Module WIW-RE-CAR-M-7

Competition and Regulation (M, 4.5 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
WIW-RE-CAR-M-7 Competition and Regulation 4.5 CP (135 h)

Basedata

CP, Effort 4.5 CP = 135 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Module Manager
Lecturers
Area of study [WIW-RE] Resource and Energy Economics
Reference course of study [WIW-88.21-SG] M.Sc. Business Studies
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Courses

Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Module-Part
Presence-Time /
Self-Study
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
3V WIW-RE-CAR-K-7
Competition and Regulation
P 45 h 90 h - - PL1 4.5 SuSe
  • About [WIW-RE-CAR-K-7]: Title: "Competition and Regulation"; Presence-Time: 45 h; Self-Study: 90 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: written exam (Klausur) (90 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


Contents

  • markets with imperfect competition and their regulation
  • vertical industry structures
  • cartels, tacit collution
  • innovation

Competencies / intended learning achievements

  • Sources of market failure
  • Policy measures for competition
  • Develop intuition for economic problems
  • Solve problems based on microeconomic models
  • Evaluate actual competition policies
  • Derive solutions to maximize welfare

Literature

  • Tirole, J. (1988) The Theory Of Industrial Organization
  • Lecture script, problem sets with solutions

Requirements for attendance (informal)

A course in Microeconomics

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Module / Module Number [WIW-RE-CAR-M-7]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science Schwerpunkt Wirtschaft, Organisation, Gesellschaft [WP] Compulsory Elective
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science Schwerpunkt Soziologie [WP] Compulsory Elective
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science M.A. Integrative Sozialwissenschaft (alt) [WP] Compulsory Elective
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science M.A. Integrative Sozialwissenschaft (alt) None
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science Schwerpunkt Politik, Wirtschaft, Ethik [WP] Compulsory Elective
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science M.A. Integrative Sozialwissenschaft (ab WS 20/21) [WP] Compulsory Elective
[SO-88A.646-SG] M.A. Integrative Social Science M.A. Integrative Sozialwissenschaft (ab WS 20/21) [WP] Compulsory Elective
Module-Pool Name
[WIW-EIE-MPOOL-7] Field of Specialization: Environmental and Industrial Economics
[WIW-IOE-MPOOL-7] Field of Specialization: Industrial Economics
[WIW-RE-MPOOL-7] Field of Specialization: Environment, Resources, Energy: Economics and Policy