ECON 420 Section 82

 

Economics of Organization

Apply microeconomic and game theoretic principles to analyze business institutions and practices. Examine economic theories of the firm and alternative contractual relationships. Vertical integration (make-or-buy decision), corporate owner-ship, multiproduct firm, relational contracting, franchising. Evaluate economic theories with economic experiments.

Prereq: 111 and cons instr.

 

 Textbook Information

 

Economic Nature of the Firm: A Reader (3rd edition) by Putterman
ISBN: 978-0-521-14177-2

Text is available through the University Store & Text Rental.

 

 Tuition and Fees

 
​3 credits: $808.59
Program Fee: $175
Total Cost: $983.59
 
Tuition reflects Wisconsin resident rate plus a $175 program fee.
 
Per Course Tuition: When you add this course you will be charged an additional $983.59. The $175 fee included in this total covers administrative and course-delivery costs that are unique to this outreach effort. Segregated fees of $21.30 for text rental will be itemized on your bill and included in the total cost of $983.59.

 

 Registration

 

​Permission is required to register for this course.

UWMC Contact
Lori Brandt
lori.brandt@uwc.edu  
715-261-6229

UWSP Contact
715-346-4324
CPS 100

 

 Course

 

Course
ECON 420

Section
82

Credits
3

Dates/Times
January 21 - May 16

Class meets:
Wednesdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Location
UWMC Room 194

 

 Instructor

 

Scott Wallace
715-346-4358
CPS 416
swallace@uwsp.edu

About the instructor