COURSE INFORMATION
Course CodeCourse TitleL+P HourSemesterECTS
EKON 426INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION3 + 05th Semester5

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Elective
Course Objective The aims of this course is to analyze the effects of diffirent market types on firm’s production and pricing process and to explain the relations between market types and firm’s performance, and interpret information importance on producer and consumer behaviours.
Course Content Firms and costs, firms production and profit maximization process in perfect competition, monopoly, oligopoly, cartel, monopolistic competition markets, interaction between market power and pricing, knowledge, advertisement and disclosure are the topics that will be explained.
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Corequisite No corequisites.
Mode of Delivery Face to face

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1Describes basics concepts which use in industrial organization.
2Explains the firm’s production process in imperfect markets.
3Explains which factors affect to the firm’s pricing behaviours in imperfect markets.
4Compares the firms decision process in different market types and interprets it in real economic world.
5Describes approaches which explains interactions between market types and firm’s performance.
6Explains knowledge, advirtesement and disclosure’s effects on firm’s decision process.
1Describes basics concepts which use in industrial organization.
2Explains the firm’s production process in imperfect markets.
3Explains which factors affect to the firm’s pricing behaviours in imperfect markets.
4Compares the firms decision process in different market types and interprets it in real economic world.
5Describes approaches which explains interactions between market types and firm’s performance.
6Explains knowledge, advirtesement and disclosure’s effects on firm’s decision process.

COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
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ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
ActivitiesQuantityDuration (Hour)Total Work Load (Hour)
Course Duration14342
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)13339
Assignments11010
Mid-terms11313
Final examination12626
Total Work Load

ECTS Credit of the Course






130

5

COURSE DETAILS
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 Course TermNoInstructors
Details 2015-2016 Fall1ABDULVAHAP ÖZCAN

Course Details
Course Code:  EKON 426 Course Title:  INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION
L+P Hour : 3 + 0   Course Code : 1   Language Of Instruction: Turkish Course Semester :  2015-2016 Fall
Course Coordinator :  PROFESSOR ABDULVAHAP ÖZCAN E-Mail:  aozcan@pau.edu.tr, Phone Number :  296 2737, 296 2737,
Course Location İİBF A0015,
Goals : The aims of this course is to analyze the effects of diffirent market types on firm’s production and pricing process and to explain the relations between market types and firm’s performance, and interpret information importance on producer and consumer behaviours.
Content : Firms and costs, firms production and profit maximization process in perfect competition, monopoly, oligopoly, cartel, monopolistic competition markets, interaction between market power and pricing, knowledge, advertisement and disclosure are the topics that will be explained.
Attendance : %70
Topics
WeeksTopics
1 Basic Concepts and Debates
2 Theories of Competition and Monopoly
3 Market Definition, Imperfections, and Degrees of Competition
4 Market Power’s Effects on Prices, Profits, and Efficiency
5 Innovation, Fairness, and Other Values
6 Capital Markets, Mergers, and Other Influences on Structure
7 Economies and Diseconomies of Scale
8 Midterm exam
9 The Firm: Concepts and Conditions
10 Monopoly, Dominance, and Entry
11 Price Discrimination and Predatory Actions
12 Tight Oligopoly: Theories and Real World Patterns
13 Vertical Conditions, Size and Diversification, and Advertising
14 Antitrust Policies, Regulation, Deregulation, and Privatization
Materials
Materials are not specified.
Resources
ResourcesResources Language
Kemal Yıldırım ve Diğ., Endüstriyel Ekonomi, Ekin Yay. 4.B. ,2009Türkçe
Dennis W. Carlton, Jeffrey M. Perloff, Modern Industrial Organization, Pearson, 2005Türkçe
Course Assessment
Assesment MethodsPercentage (%)Assesment Methods Title
Final Exam60Final Exam
Midterm Exam40Midterm Exam
L+P: Lecture and Practice
PQ: Program Learning Outcomes
LO: Course Learning Outcomes