Microeconomics

Universidad Católica de Valencia

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Microeconomics

  • Host University

    Universidad Católica de Valencia

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Economics, Financial Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    A high school level of Mathematics is required. 

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    The main objective of the matter is to ensure that students understand both the behavior of consumers and businesses, within the framework of a market economy.

    The general objectives of this subject are:

    1. Identify the criteria of consumer behavior in order to make decisions.

    2. Advocate the benefits of the various measures taken by the company.

    3. Train students for teamwork, through dialogue and negotiation.

    4. Propose different forms of consumer and business behavior.

    5. Select the relevant information when making decisions for the company and consumers.

    6. Know how the company would modify its decisions when facing changes in the behavior of market demand.

    7. Discuss the need for a supposition, and master the changes that their removal would have on the behavior of the company.

    8. Defend the benefits of the various measures taken by the company.

Course Disclaimer

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