Economics, Industrial Organisation, Advanced Course, 7,5 Credits

The core of this course industrial organization theory; covering central aspects of firms' strategic choices on price structure, product and quality choice, marketing, investments and R&D; topics that also are central in design of public procurement, regulation, competition and consumer protection policy, etc. The basic models of game and oligopoly theory and principal-agent theory are analyzed and applied. Brief policy cases presented by the students will be discussed within the course.

Assessments: The course can be assessed through written examination, take-home examination, compulsory course components, paper, essay and/or oral examination.

ECTS Credits

7,5 Credits

Level of education

First cycle, has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements (G1F)


Örebro University School of Business

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: Economics, Basic Course, 30 Credits and successful completion of at least 22 credits from Economics, Intermediate Course, 30 Credits. "English B/English 6" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School or equivalent is required.

Selection: Guaranteed place

Course syllabus

Application code: V2064