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ExternalityEconomicsGame TheoryMarket (Economics)

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25%

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Approx. 18 hours to complete
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This course is part of the 100% online Master of Business Administration (iMBA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Course Orientation

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 4 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 readings
Syllabus10m
About the Discussion Forums10m
Glossary10m
Updating Your Profile10m
1 practice exercise
Orientation Quiz30m
4 hours to complete

Module 1: Perfect Competition

4 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 118 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
12 videos
1-1.2. Markets and Allocations - Part 29m
1-1.3. Market Structure - Part 16m
1-1.4. Market Structure - Part 210m
1-1.5. Market Structure - Part 33m
1-1.6. Perfect Competition in Reality - as Told by an Economist10m
1-1.7. Firm Supply Curve in a Perfectly Competitive Industry - Part 17m
1-1.8. Firm Supply Curve in a Perfectly Competitive Industry - Part 217m
1-2.1. Build Short Run Equilibrium Framework10m
1-2.2. Long Run Equilibrium - Part 17m
1-2.3. Long Run Equilibrium - Part 210m
1-2.4. External Shock and Movement to New Equilibrium12m
2 readings
Module 1 Overview10m
Module 1 Readings10m
3 practice exercises
Lesson 1-1 Practice Quiz30m
Lesson 1-2 Practice Quiz30m
Module 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Module 2: Monopoly Markets and Efficiency

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 125 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
10 videos
2-1.2. Consumer Surplus - Part 215m
2-1.3. Producer Surplus8m
2-1.4. The Benevolent Dictator - Part 114m
2-1.5. The Benevolent Dictator - Part 212m
2-2.1. Monopoly Equilibrium - Part 115m
2-2.2. Monopoly Equilibrium - Part 27m
2-2.3. Marginal Revenue Curve in Monopoly8m
2-2.4. Social Costs of Monopoly16m
2-2.5. Governments Intervene in Monopoly16m
2 readings
Module 2 Overview10m
Module 2 Readings10m
3 practice exercises
Lesson 2-1 Practice Quiz30m
Lesson 2-2 Practice Quiz30m
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Module 3: Oligopoly and Game Theory

4 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 147 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
15 videos
3-1.2. Introducing Oligopoly - Part 27m
3-1.3. Collusion - Part 112m
3-1.4. Collusion - Part 28m
3-1.5. Collusion - Part 313m
3-1.6. Efficiency, Social Costs, and Antitrust Enforcement - Part 18m
3-1.7. Efficiency, Social Costs, and Antitrust Enforcement - Part 211m
3-2.1. Simple Game Theory9m
3-2.2. Computer Chess - Part 19m
3-2.3. Computer Chess - Part 26m
3-2.4. The Prisoner's Dilemma - Part 110m
3-2.5. The Prisoner's Dilemma - Part 28m
3-2.6. The Prisoner's Dilemma - Part 317m
3-2.7. The Nash Equilibrium to a Non-Cooperative Game - Part 17m
3-2.8. The Nash Equilibrium to a Non-Cooperative Game - Part 211m
2 readings
Module 3 Overview10m
Module 3 Readings10m
3 practice exercises
Lesson 3-1 Practice Quiz30m
Lesson 3-2 Practice Quiz30m
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Module 4: Market Failures

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 78 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
10 videos
4-1.2. The Winner's Curse - Part 27m
4-1.3. Information Asymmetries12m
4-1.4. Adverse Selection: Unraveling Insurance Markets6m
4-2.1. Positive and Negative Externalities - Part 18m
4-2.2. Positive and Negative Externalities - Part 29m
4-2.3. Measure the Gains from Positive Externality7m
4-2.4. Measure the Costs Caused by Negative Externality - Part 16m
4-2.5. Measure the Costs Caused by Negative Externality - Part 29m
Gies Online Programs3m
4 readings
Module 4 Overview10m
Module 4 Readings10m
Module 4 Peer Review Explanation10m
Congratulations!10m
3 practice exercises
Lesson 4-1 Practice Quiz30m
Lesson 4-2 Practice Quiz30m
Module 4 Quiz30m

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