• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Economics
  • Areas of interest Economic History, Economics, Economic Policy
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Aditya Balasubramanian
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2021
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This course is designed for students in the PPE program and will study classic texts in PPE.  Classic articles articles will be introduced and located in the literature and will demonstrate the puzzle or problem the author addressed and the solution they came up with. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of classic texts in economics
  2. Coherently summarise and explain the ideas of articles discussed in the course
  3. Apply theoretical results to practical economic examples
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of formal economic models

Indicative Assessment

  1. Assessment may consist of a final exam, mid-semester exam(s), quizzes, assignments or some combination thereof. See the Class Summary for details. (100) [LO 1,2,3]

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Workload

130 hours in total over the semester consisting of lectures, seminars/tutorials and private study time.

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must: - be enrolled in Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics - have completed 48 units of 1000 level courses, including ECON1102 (or ECON1100) - have completed ECON2101

Prescribed Texts

see Class Summary

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are a domestic graduate coursework student with a Domestic Tuition Fee (DTF) place or international student you will be required to pay course tuition fees (see below). Course tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

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Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2021 $2940
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2021 $4890
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
5661 26 Jul 2021 02 Aug 2021 31 Aug 2021 29 Oct 2021 In Person N/A

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