Advanced Managerial Economics

Course Code :3105CMAT05
Study domain:Economic Sciences
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:48
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Credit and exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Wouter Dewulf

3. Course contents *

Introduction and basic principles

Horizontal boundaries of the firm

Vertical boundaries of the firm

Integration and its alternatives

Market structure, competitors and competition

The container liner shipping industry: market structure and competitive conditions

Entry and exit

Competitive dynamics

Industry analysis

Strategic positioning

Sustaining competitive advantage

Innovation

Information and value creation

Performance measurement and incentives

Investment decisions under uncertainty

Strategy and structure

Environment, Power and Culture