The paper "Why Monopolies Can Be Inefficient" is a wonderful example of an assignment on macro and microeconomics. PART C Proposed weekly schedule Week Week beginning dates Module/Topic Chapter Events and submissions 1 07 July 2008 Introduction to the economic way of thinking 1 & 2 2 14 July Basics of market mechanisms: demand and supply analysis 3 & 4 3 21 July The elasticity of demand and supply 5 4 28 July Production costs 6 5 4 August Perfect competition 7 6 11 August Monopoly 8 Vacation period 7 25 August Monopolistic competition and oligopoly 9 Assessment item 1 due Tuesday 26th August 2008 8 1 September Labor market and microeconomic reforms 10 9 8 September Macroeconomic fundamentals: GDP and business cycles 11 & 12 10 15 September Inflation and unemployment. A simple model of macroeconomy 13 & 14 11 22 September Monetary and fiscal systems 15 (16 & 17) 12 29 September Review 06 – 08 October Review Period 09 -24 October Examination Period Note: A recess is held during the term.
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