COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Behavioral Economics * ECOS   308 6 2 2 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Asst.Prof.Dr. Mustafa ILDIRAR
Instructors
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiERHAN İŞCAN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The course is to provide behavioral economics and economic psychology as a new and fast growing field of economics. For this purpose, behavioral and experimental euclidean theories and theories are examined in explaining individual decisions, and the experimental economics method is introduced.
Content
Behavioral domain of economics

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explain the importance of demand and supply in economy sciece and the well-running conditions of the market economy
X
2
Define the role of pricing within the event advantage of the market economy
X
3
Define the role of the state in economy, money and financial policies, the central bank and the structure of the market
X
4
Perceive the costs and benefits arising from the global economy
X
5
Produce nymerical and policy options when confronted with problems
X
6
Use quantitative and qualitative techniques of model building, decoding and interpretation
X
7
Use the theory of economics in the analysis of economic events
X
8
Use computer programs, do synthesis and present prepared data efficiently
X
9
Apply the methods of economic analysis.
X
10
Analyze at conceptual level and aquire abiliy in comparing, interpreting, evaluating and synthesizing in order to develop solutions to problems
X
11
Take responsibility individually and/or in a team, take leadership and work effectively
X
12
Follow innovative developments in the field being aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and improving him-/herself
X
13
Use of different sources about an unfamiliar field within academic principles, synthesize gained data and present effectively
X
14
Use Turkish and at least one foreign language in accordance with the requirements of academic and work life
X
15
Understand and interpret related peoples´ feelings, thoughts and behaviours correctly; express him-/herself accurately in written and oral language
X
16
Question traditional attitudes, applications and methods, develop and apply new methods when needed.
X
17
Recognize and apply social, scientific and professional ethical values.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Behavioral domain of economics reading
2 Deviations from standard economic theory: Rationality and beyond reading
3 Behavioral motifsare otherness, justice, reciprocityand shame reading
4 Deviations from standard economic theory: Rationality and beyond reading
5 Inconsistent preferences reading
6 Reference dependencyand tendencyto avoid losses reading
7 Limited rationality reading
8 Midterm exam prepare to exam
9 Social identitiesand their reflection on economic behavior reading
10 Decisionmaking under uncertainty reading
11 Behavioral game theory reading
12 Social preferences and collective participation: Public goods experiments reading
13 Experimental method in economics: experimental design reading
14 Experimental method in economics: Analysis of experimental data reading
15 An application to the classroom experiment-An application to the classroom experiment reading
16-17 final exam prepare to exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources