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Business economics (6 points)


Leader: Dr Mita Bhattacharya

Caulfield Second semester 2003 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: Business in Australia; objective; different forms; demand and cost structure; capital structure; structure-conduct-performance paradigm; industry structure; diversification and vertical integration; barriers to entry of firms; advertising; research and development; innovation; industry and trade policies; effects of policies on international markets with emphasis on Asian market; regulations of businesses and functions of regulatory bodies; the performance of public and private sector.

Assessment: Tutorial presentation: 10% + Research report (3000 words): 30% + Examination (2 hours): 60%

Contact Hours: Two 1-hour lectures and one 1-hour tutorial per week

Prerequisites: ECF1100 or ECF2100, or equivalent

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