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Lectures /2548

Material supporting each of the lecture topics will be made available here.

In each case, suggested reading will be provided. At some later point, copies of lecture slides will be made available. Attending the lecture is the best way to get the lecture handouts in a timely fashion. Screencasts of the lecture slides, with audio, will be made available via Blackboard.

week 1: Module introduction [see module handbook]

Topic 1: Post-crisis Economics

week 2: post-crisis economics I

week 3: post-crisis economics II

week 4: post crisis economics III

Topic 2: Economics and ethics

week 5: Ethics and economics I

week 7: Ethics and economics II

week 8: Ethics and economics III

week 9: Ethics and economics IV

week 10: Ethics and economics V

Topic 3: Behavioural Economics

week 11: Behavioural economics I – Intro

week 15: Behavioural economics II – basic concepts 1

week 16: Behavioural economics III – basic concepts 2

week 17: Behavioural economics IV – prospect theory 1

week 18: Behavioural economics V – prospect theory 2

week 19: Behavioural economics VI – social preference and fairness 1

week 20: Behavioural economics VII – social preference and fairness 2

week 21: Behavioural economics VIII – application

Topic 4: Economics and environment

week 23: Ecological economics I

week 24: Ecological economics II

week 25: Ecological economics III [link to come]

Module review

w26: Revision session