Study programme 2020-2021Français
Advanced Microeconomics - AAEP
Learning Activity
CodeLecturer(s)Associate Lecturer(s)Subsitute Lecturer(s) et other(s)Establishment
  • VENMANS Frank
    • DUPREZ Cédric
    • UMONS
    of instruction
    of assessment
    HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term

    Organisational online arrangements for the end of Q3 2020-2021 assessments (Covid-19)
    • Written exam (multiple choice, open questions)

    Organisational arrangements for the end of Q1 2020-2021 assessments (Covid-19) online or face-to-face (according to assessment schedule)

    • Written exam (multiple choice, open questions)

    Content of Learning Activity

    Companies' decisions in a competitive market, consumer surplus and producer surplus in different market structures (partial equilibrium models), game theory, general equilibrium (Edgeworth box), market failures, such as asymetric information, extrenalities and public goods.  Regulations that will decrease these market failures. An introduction to behavioural economics, including irrationality and altruism in decision-making. Economics of inequality.

    Required Learning Resources/Tools

    Pindyck R., Rubinfeld D., (2017) Microéconomie, Pearson.


    Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

    Pindyck R., Rubinfield D. 2017. Microéconomie. Pearson, 800p. There is a powerpoint presentation of every lecture and all the solutions of the questions and exercises will be given

    Other Recommended Reading

    Not applicable

    Mode of delivery

    • Face to face

    Type of Teaching Activity/Activities


    The assessment methods of the Learning Activity (AA) are specified in the course description of the corresponding Educational Component (UE)

    (*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
    Date de génération : 09/07/2021
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