Managers must understand the nature and objectives of the firm in the economy. This course emphasizes how firms are affected by their market structure and how they interface with society, government and the global economy. Topics are selected from: competitive markets, market imperfections, pricing strategies, game theory, the economic model of human behavior, compensation and incentives, government regulation, fiscal and monetary policy, foreign exchange, and trade policy. Spring.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017