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EC335 - Managerial Economics

  • Module code: EC335
  • Module name: Managerial Economics
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 12, 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

Aimed at business students of Economics (students who will, in general, not pursue careers as economists or graduate study in Economics) seeking to understand how the theory of markets, incentives and games work in practical managerial situations. The module illustrates the central decision problems managers face and provides the economic analysis needed to guide these decisions.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module the student should be able to understand key concepts in Managerial Economics, such as market structures, game theory, imperfect information, principal-agent problems; demonstrate knowledge of economic trends, institutions and policies, especially in the context of business and industry-related problems and issues; abstract and simplify basic economic problems through the application of simple theoretical models.

Timetabled teaching activities

20 Lecture hours and 5 Support and Feedback classes.

Departmental link

http://go.warwick.ac.uk/ec335

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
12 CATS (Module code: EC335-12)
B (Examination only) 2 hour examination (12 CAT students) 100%
D (Assessed/examined work) Assignment (RN21 students only) 10%
  2 hour examination (15 CAT students - RN21 only) 90%
15 CATS (Module code: EC335-15)
B (Examination only) 2 hour examination (12 CAT students) 100%
D (Assessed/examined work) Assignment (RN21 students only) 10%
  2 hour examination (15 CAT students - RN21 only) 90%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
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  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (MN32) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (MN32) - Year 4
  • Law and Business Four Year (Qualifying Degree) (MN34) - Year 3
  • Law and Business Four Year (Qualifying Degree) (MN34) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (3+1) (MN35) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (3+1) (MN35) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (4+1) (MN36) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (4+1) (MN36) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (Qualifying Degree) with Intercalated Year (MN37) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (Qualifying Degree) with Intercalated Year (MN37) - Year 5
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  • Undergraduate International Business with German (N1R2) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with Italian (N1R3) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with Spanish (N1R4) - Year 4
  • BSc in Management (N201) - Year 3
  • BSc in Management (with Intercalated Year/UPP) (N202) - Year 4
  • BSc in International Management (N203) - Year 4
  • BSc in Management (with Intercalated Year/UPP) (N210) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (NN35) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN36) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN37) - Year 4
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  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 4
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