ECO310Y1Y Industrial Organization and Public PolicyStudy of how firms compete and structure of markets. Emphasize oligopoly markets and use game theory. Study differentiated goods, price discrimination, barriers to entry, vertical relationships, advertising, strategic behaviour, and empirical industrial organization including estimation of demand and costs. Applications to competition policy emphasizing evaluation of horizontal mergers.
Section L0101, Fall and Winter 2007–08Instructor: Jennifer Murdock [course website]
Test: Friday 2 November, 17:00–19:00, location: WW111
Test: Wednesday 23 January, 14:00–17:00, location: MR103
Make-up Test: Friday 11 April, 10:00–12:00, location: MR103