Lecture: Neoclassical welfare theory; normative results of static (SCP, dynamic price competition, vertical restraints) and dynamic (patent races, endogenous growth theory) industrial organization theory.
Exercise: Practice of the theoretic analysis of policy question with the help of simple examples.
Tirole, J., The Theory of Industrial Organisation (MIT Press).
StO/PO MA 2016: 6 LP, Modul: "Competition Policy"
StO/PO MEMS 2016: 6 LP, Modul: "Competition Policy", Major: Microeconomics
Written exam (90 min)