EE 380: Introduction to Industrial Economics

3 (3-0-6)

Prerequisites: a) EE210 or b) EE211 and EE212 or c) EE213 and EE214

(Credits will not be awarded to students who are taking or have completed any 400-level courses in this field.)

The importance of the economy’s industrial sector. Relationship between the industrial sector and other sectors, at the domestic and international levels. Economic data, statistics, and applications for industrial economics. Market structure, conduct, and competitiveness of the industrial sector. Government policy, the legal system, and their effects on industrial development.