Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
2306046182012 Industrial Economics 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to improve students' ability to analyze industrial organization through concepts and tools of microeconomics.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Selahattin Kaynak
Learning Outcomes
  1. The students will get analysing capabilities with the help of miceoconomic methods.
  2. The students will be able to apply and evaluate the importance of business decision making via game theory.
  3. Students will be able to analyse the rationale of regulations and governmental intervention.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
##Introduction to Industrial Organization, L. Cabral, MIT Press. 2000, Rekabet Ekonomisi ve Düzenlemeler, İ. Parasız, 2001, Ezgi Yayınevi, Endüstri Ekonomisi Ders Notları.
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
The Revision of Microeconomic Concepts, Firm Theory and Costs, Market Structure: Perfect Competition, Market Structure: Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly, Market Structure: Monopoly, Concentration Measures, Concentration Measures: Empirical Findings, Information and Advertising, Non-Linear Pricing, International Trade and Industrial Organization, Regulation, Deregulation, Antitrust Issues in Turkey.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The Revision of Microeconomic Concepts
2.Firm Theory and Costs
3.Market Structure: Perfect Competition
4.Market Structure: Monopolistic Competition
5.Market Structure: Oligopoly
6.Market Structure: Monopoly
7.Midterm I
8.Concentration Measures
9.Concentration Measures: Empirical Findings
10.Information and Advertising
11.Non-Linear Pricing
12.International Trade and Industrial Organization
13.Regulation and Deregulation
14.Antitrust Issues
15.Antitrust Issues in Turkey
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Writing Paper31030
Self Study177