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Intermediate Microeconomics I - JEM175
Title: Intermediate Microeconomics I
Czech title: Intermediate Microeconomics I
Guaranteed by: Institute of Economic Studies (23-IES)
Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences
Actual: from 2021
Semester: summer
E-Credits: 6
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:4/2, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (10)
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: JEB104
Additional information:
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
priority enrollment if the course is part of the study plan
Guarantor: PhDr. Lenka Šťastná, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): Tersoo David Iorngurum
Mgr. Klára Kantová
Mgr. Vědunka Kopečná, Ph.D.
Mgr. Pavel Neumann
Mgr. Lenka Šlegerová
PhDr. Lenka Šťastná, Ph.D.
Iñaki Alberto Veruete Villegas
Class: Courses not for incoming students
Annotation -
The course builds on introductory microeconomics course (JEB003, JEB101), extends the old and introduces new concepts while standard analytic methods are applied. It focuses on the theory of consumer behavior. Specific topics include consumer preferences, optimal choice, consumer demand, revealed preferences, measurement of welfare changes, choice under uncertainty, intertemporal choice.

This course is taught jointly with JEB104 Microeconomics I.
Last update: Šťastná Lenka, PhDr., Ph.D. (08.02.2021)
Literature -

Lectures will mainly follow the textbook:

Hal R. Varian Intermediate Microeconomics: A Modern Approach, New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 8th edition, 2010. Plenty of copies are available in IES library. Some copies of the older editions are available in the CERGE-EI library.

Other useful textbooks:

T. Nechyba, Microeconomics: An Intuitive Approach with Calculus, Boston: South-Western, Cengage Learning, 2010.

Walter Nicholson - Christopher Snyder, Microeconomic Theory: Basis Principles and Extensions, Boston: South- Western, 2011.

Walter Nicholson - Christopher Snyder, Theory and Application of Intermediate Microeconomics, Boston: South-Western College Publishing Cengage Learning, 2016.

Andrew Schotter, Microeconomics: A Modern Approach, Boston: South-Western, 2008.

Hugh Gravelle - Ray Rees: Microeconomics, London: Pearson Education, 2004.

Robert S. Pindyck - Daniel L. Rubinfeld: Microeconomics, London: Pearson Education, 2009.

Jeffrey Perloff, Microeconomics with Calculus, London: Pearson Education, 2013.

Felix Munoz-Garcia: Advanced Microeconomic Theory: An Intuitive Approach with Examples. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2017.

Last update: Bednařík Petr, PhDr., Ph.D. (06.06.2020)
Requirements to the exam -

Students should be familiar with all the concepts covered during lectures. Their ability to solve numerical exercises and their understanding of theoretical concepts will be examined during the exam.

Last update: Šťastná Lenka, PhDr., Ph.D. (18.01.2024)
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