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Module

ECO1002 : Economic Analysis

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Barbara Eberth
  • Demonstrator: Miss Neha-Devi Tengur
  • Lecturer: Dr Smriti Sharma, Dr Melanie Parravano Baro, Professor Atanu Ghoshray
  • Owning School: Newcastle University Business School
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 10
Semester 2 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 10.0

Aims

To explain in simple analytical terms the principles that are necessary for one to study the workings of the economy.

Outline Of Syllabus

The module teaches an introduction to microeconomic and macroeconomic theory.

Semester 1 covers microeconomics, including: demand and supply, elasticity, consumer theory, theory of the firm and theory of the industry.

Semester 2 covers macroeconomics, including: the aggregate supply – aggregate demand model, the money market, the labour market, inflation, economic growth, macroeconomic policy, and international economics.

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Reading Lists

Timetable