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課程概述

All goods and services are subject to scarcity at some level. Scarcity means that society must develop some allocation mechanism – rules to determine who gets what. Over recorded history, these allocation rules were usually command based – the king or the emperor would decide. In contemporary times, most countries have turned to market based allocation systems. In markets, prices act as rationing devices, encouraging or discouraging production and encouraging or discouraging consumption in such a way as to find an equilibrium allocation of resources. We will construct demand curves to capture consumer behavior and supply curves to capture producer behavior. The resulting equilibrium price “rations” the scarce commodity. Markets are frequent targets of government intervention. This intervention can be direct control of prices or it could be indirect price pressure through the imposition of taxes or subsidies. Both forms of intervention are impacted by elasticity of demand. After this course, you will be able to: • Describe consumer behavior as captured by the demand curve. • Describe producer behavior as captured by the supply curve. • Explain equilibrium in a market. • Explain the impact of taxes and price controls on market equilibrium. • Explain elasticity of demand. • Describe cost theory and how firms optimize given the constraints of their own costs and an exogenously given price. This course is part of the iMBA offered by the University of Illinois, a flexible, fully-accredited online MBA at an incredibly competitive price. For more information, please see the Resource page in this course and onlinemba.illinois.edu....

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FP

May 13, 2017

In the beginning I thought this was going to be a very basic course, but the way the professor explained the topics really make it interesting a practical, going beyond the classical economic theory.

KS

Sep 12, 2019

This was awesome. I did not know Firm Level Economics when I joined this course. The explanations were simple and Prof DeBrock explained really difficult concepts in a very easy to understand manner.

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101 - Firm Level Economics: Consumer and Producer Behavior 的 125 個評論(共 328 個)

創建者 Shubham P

Apr 29, 2020

A very good course to understand microeconomics. Thanks to Mr Larry for making us understand.

創建者 Getahun K M

Jun 09, 2017

It is a very good course which gives a good insight regarding consumer and producer behavior.

創建者 SHANU C

Aug 05, 2020

I totally had a new insight about consumer and Producer behavior,and also gained knowledge.

創建者 Rohit M

Jul 12, 2020

One of the best instructor on the Coursera, explains each concept very easy to understand.

創建者 Tam T

Sep 12, 2019

Great course and Prof. Larry DeBrock is a very engaging. It is a joy to be in his class.

創建者 Miguel A O E

Feb 09, 2020

Well organized course, clear, motivating. Very helpful to learn microeconmics from zero.

創建者 Arya J K J

Aug 03, 2020

This is a very nice course to take up. The professor explained each concepts very well.

創建者 Sreehari S

May 30, 2020

Good course , I can acheive an excellent knowledge about the firm behavior and economy

創建者 S D

Jul 14, 2020

Explanation is very simple and all basics are explained well, very easy to understand.

創建者 Steven v d M

Nov 05, 2017

What a great lecturer! Provides a perfect introduction for any beginner into Economics

創建者 Reuben M M

May 24, 2020

The classes were held very well and the explanations were given in a very simple way.

創建者 Andrew P

Sep 11, 2019

Great content and process. This was my first Coursera course and I really enjoyed it.

創建者 Badrinath R

Feb 10, 2018

Excellent explanation of the basic concepts and good insight into the subject matter.

創建者 prem

Jul 31, 2020

really nice course and the lecturer did an excellent job at explaining the concepts

創建者 Edmundo A R Y

Jul 07, 2020

Great course, Larry makes it very easy to understand economics. Thank you very much!

創建者 Himanshu B A

May 29, 2020

The course gives clear idea of controlling production as per the market conditions.

創建者 Neha S J

Aug 03, 2020

It's an amazing course. Very easy to understand. The explanation is very detailed.

創建者 Sakif A

Jul 11, 2020

The course was fun and it had enough alternate resources. I enjoyed it very much.

創建者 Fredrik E

Feb 11, 2020

Excellent course material, great lectures, easy to follow a not so easy material.

創建者 Anurag P W

May 30, 2017

The course cleared the basics of firm level economics in a very efficient manner

創建者 Emmanouil K

Apr 17, 2017

Great class! Everything is explained in an intuitive manner. Highly recommended!

創建者 Manish D

Jun 07, 2020

The course is good as it is. This helped me recollect the maximum of the charts

創建者 Santiago G M

Jun 02, 2020

Very good course. Proffesor explains very well and it is easily understandable.

創建者 David A G

Apr 29, 2020

Loved this course and loved tuning in to hear Larry teach it. Very good course!

創建者 Yu Y

Feb 24, 2018

A good introduction for many basic concepts on demand and supply. Nice teacher.