CODE 64903 2023/2024 9 cfu anno 1 GIURISPRUDENZA 7995 (LMG/01) - GENOVA 9 cfu anno 1 SERVIZI LEGALI ALL'IMPRESA E ALLA PUBBLICA AMMINISTRAZIONE 10842 (L-14) - GENOVA SECS-P/01 Italian GENOVA 1° Semester Questo insegnamento è diviso nelle seguenti frazioni: A B C Questo insegnamento è propedeutico per gli insegnamenti: LAW 7995 (coorte 2023/2024) ECONOMIC POLICY 72745 AULAWEB

## AIMS AND CONTENT

### LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course of Economics offers the essential tools required to understand the incentives behind the choices of rational economic agents operating in a certain market.

### PREREQUISITES

In order to attend in the most profitable way the course of Economics a basic knowledge about relations between algebraic variables is strictly necessary. The concepts studied by economists can be often conveyed in numerical form and economic variables can be illustrated by means of graphs (or Cartesian diagrams) which are the main tools for analyzing their patterns. Graphs and diagrams serve mainly two purposes. First, in the formulation of economic theories they offer a synthetic and a visual representation of the theoretical frameworks taken into consideration, which is usually more easily understood than the corresponding analytical expressions that instead relies on systems of equations. Moreover, in the analysis of economic data, graphs allow students to highlight how economic variables are correlated with each other and establishing their temporal trend.

### TEACHING METHODS

The course is taught with frontal lectures, for a total of 54 hours (corresponding to 9 CFU), during the lessons the main microeconomic and macroeconomic models will be presented and discussed.
Any changes due to the COVID emergency will be announced on Aulaweb.

### SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Microeconomics Basic concepts. Competition and efficiency. Market failures.
Macroeconomics Basic concepts. The market for goods. Financial markets. The IS-LM model and short-run equiibrium.

N. Gregory Mankiw, L’essenziale di economia, ultima edizione, Zanichelli, Bologna.

Le parti del testo di riferimento sono i seguenti capitoli: 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, 25 e 26. Altro materiale sarà carito sulla piattaforma di aula web.

## TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

### Exam Board

GIULIA BIANCHI (President)

RICCARDO FERMO SOLIANI

FABRIZIO GAZZO (President Substitute)

ALBERTO MARCHESELLI (Substitute)

## LESSONS

### LESSONS START

I semester from September  to December

ECONOMICS C

## EXAMS

### EXAM DESCRIPTION

With regard to the educational objectives set, the verification of the acquisition of knowledge by the students will be carried out at the end of the course through a written exam

### ASSESSMENT METHODS

Attending lecturers is not compulsory. The program of the course is the same for attending and non-attending students.
It is strongly recommended to register for the course on AulaWeb, to receive information and download the teaching material analyzed in class.

### Exam schedule

Data appello Orario Luogo Degree type Note
21/12/2023 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
19/01/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
09/02/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
20/05/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
11/06/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
28/06/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
16/07/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto
13/09/2024 08:30 GENOVA Scritto