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Course Code :1012FTIECN
Study domain:Economic Sciences
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:24
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Credit and exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Filip Aerts

3. Course contents *

Introduction in micro- and macro-economics:

  • Introducing economics
  • Supply and demand
  • Markets
  • Government intervention in the markets
  • Profit maximising under perfect and imperfect competition and monopoly
  • Economic growth, unemployment and inflation
  • Monetary policy and interest rates
  • International trade
  • Labour market
  • Financial markets