MARKET FORMS, PRICES, AND WAGES

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Code
64797
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
6 credits during the 3nd year of 8699 Economics (L-33) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/02
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Economics)
semester
2° Semester
Prerequisites
Prerequisites
You can take the exam for this unit if you passed the following exam(s):
  • Economics 8699 (coorte 2019/2020)
  • MICROECONOMICS 41126
  • MACROECONOMICS 55648
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims to provide macroeconomic and microeconomic models of Labour Economics, that may help solve some of the current labour market issues.

TEACHING METHODS

Lectures, focus groups, student’s research

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Part I (lectures):

- labour market equilibrium in neoclassical economics

- Keynesian unemployment theory and policies

- labour market in new classical macroeconomics and neokeynesian economics

- labour market: heuristics and biases

- labour market institutions, trade unions, bargaining

- unemployment, precarious job, labour policies

- flexicurity

Part II ( lectures and student’s research):

- unemployment and globalization, international wage gap, migration

- working poor

- participation, discrimination, segregation, unequal opportunities

- female employment and fertility

- investment in education

- matching in labour market

- youth unemployment, N.E.E.T

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: every Tuesday, 3.00 pm (until last lessons week)

Exam Board

SERENA SCOTTO (President)

MARCO MAZZOLI

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Lectures, focus groups, student’s research

LESSONS START

18th February 2020

EXAMS

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
12/01/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale
27/01/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale
10/02/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale
10/06/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale
29/06/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale
13/07/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale
07/09/2022 12:30 GENOVA Orale