COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
City and Regional Economics * ECOS   405 7 3 3 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
Öğr. Gör.MURAT PÜTÜN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Regional economicsrepresentsa framework within which the spatialcharacter of economic systemsmay be understood. We seekto identifythe factorsgoverning the distribution of economicactivity over space and to recognize that asthis distribution changes, there will be important consequencesfor individualsand for communities
Content
Defining of regional economics, tools and objectives and city theories

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
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 Introduction reading
2 Historical view of regional economics reading
3 Regional economic theories reading
4 Neoclassical regional growth and location theories, part 1 reading
5 Neoclassical regional growth and location theories, part 2 reading
6 Alternative regional growth and location theories reading
7 Accounting for the economic base of a region reading
8 midterm exam prepare to exam
9 Influence of globalization on factor mobility reading
10 Deindustrialization and restructuring reading
11 Agglomeration and dispersal economies reading
12 Regional, interregional, and multiregional input-output accounts reading
13 Regional, interregional, and multiregional input-output accounts reading
14 Regional, interregional, and multiregional input-output accounts reading
15 Regional, interregional, and multiregional input-output accounts reading
16-17 final exam prepare to exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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