Course Code: ECON600 Course ID: 2713 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate
This course is designed to use economic analysis to enhance business decision-making within private businesses, not-for-profit institutions, and public agencies. Economic concepts covered include demand analysis, production and cost analysis, linear programming applications, pricing policies and regulation.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|11/30/20 - 04/30/21||05/03/21 - 06/27/21||Spring 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|12/28/20 - 06/04/21||06/07/21 - 08/01/21||Spring 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|01/25/21 - 07/02/21||07/05/21 - 08/29/21||Summer 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|02/22/21 - 07/30/21||08/02/21 - 09/26/21||Summer 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/29/21 - 09/03/21||09/06/21 - 10/31/21||Summer 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/26/21 - 10/01/21||10/04/21 - 11/28/21||Fall 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
LO-1. Demonstrate the purpose of managerial economics.
LO-2. Analyze decision-making strategies using the six-step model.
LO-3. Compute a firm’s profit-maximizing level of output using marginal analysis.
LO-4. Construct a decision-making process taking into account every step of the 6-step model.
LO-5. Appraise the effectiveness of situations of price discrimination.
LO-6. Analyze the determinants of price discrimination.
LO-7. Differentiate between short-run and long-run profit-maximization strategies.
LO-8. Examine the influence of marginal input costs on production decisions.
LO-9. Examine the difference between economies of scale and economies of scope.
LO-10. Apply optimization concepts to cost minimization and optimal decision making.
LO-11. Differentiate between the factors that create movements along demand and supply curves, and those that shift these curves.
LO-12. Analyze complex business decisions using marginal analysis.
LO-13. Assess competitive and monopolistic outcomes.
LO-14. Synthesize the pricing strategies of the four dominant market structures.
LO-15. Assess a specific industry in terms of its market structure and its pricing behavior.
LO-16. Evaluate the demand and pricing of information goods.
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|Research Project 2||42.00 %|
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.|
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