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Introduction to Economics for Psychologists 2500-EN_S_42
Wykład (WYK) Semestr zimowy 2019/20

Informacje o zajęciach (wspólne dla wszystkich grup)

Liczba godzin: 30
Limit miejsc: 40
Zaliczenie: Zaliczenie na ocenę
Zakres tematów: (tylko po angielsku)

Class 1

The nature and history of economics

The Origin of Wealth by Beinhocker Ch3 Traditional Economics

The growth of our modern world CORE sections 1.0 to 1.6

Class 2

Presentation

Capitalism and its institutions CORE sections 1.7 to 1.12

Causes of growth

Class 3

Presentation

Inequality its measurement CORE 1.13 to 1.14

The consequences of inequality The Spirit Level by Wilkinson and Pickett

Ch 1 to 5

Trends and causes of inequality CORE 19.1 to 19.11 (ignore references to

indifference curves)

Class 4

Test

How prices are determined Core 8.0 to 8.6 and 8.8 to 8.11 (ignore

references to isocost)

Exchange value and use value Seventeen Contradictions by Harvey Ch1

The relationships between price and quantity

Class 5

Presentations

The operation of markets CORE 9.0 to 9.3 and 9.5 to 9.10

Different types of market The truth about markets by John Kay Ch11-13

Class 6

What is a firm

The firm and labour CORE 6.0 to 6.5 and 6.10

The firm and customers CORE Ch 7 not 7.4 and 7.5

Class 7

Presentations

Market success and failure CORE Ch 10

Tragedy of the Commons

Class 8

Test

The psychological turn in economics Kahneman Thinking Fast and Slow

Class 9

Presentations

The nature of money CORE Ch11

The psychology of money The Psychology of Money by Furnham and

Argyle Chs12 and 11

Class 10

Presentations

Economic fluctuations CORE Ch 12

Why economic fluctuations happen

Class 11

Presentations

What Goverments can do to manage the effect of fluctuation CORE Ch 13

Fiscal policy

Class 12

Test

Inflation and monetary policy Core 14

Class 13

Presentations

The Great Depression, the Golden Age of Capitalism and the Financial

Crisis of 2007/2008 CORE Ch17

Class 14

Presentations

Technological progress, unemployment and living standards in the long

run CORE Ch 15

Class 15

Examination

The examination will be 90 minutes. It will consist of two full essays from

a list of 10 which is distributed some weeks prior to the final

examination.

This programme may be subject to change

Metody dydaktyczne: (tylko po angielsku)

Lectures, student presentations and directed class discussion. Students

are expected to prepare for classes with the reading of assigned course

material.

Grupy zajęciowe

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Grupa Termin(y) Prowadzący Miejsca Akcje
1 każda środa, 16:00 - 17:30, sala 412
Timothy Clapham 18/19 szczegóły
Wszystkie zajęcia odbywają się w budynku:
Budynek Dydaktyczny - Stawki 5/7
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Właścicielem praw autorskich jest Uniwersytet Warszawski.