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Отзывы учащихся о курсе Firm Level Economics: Consumer and Producer Behavior от партнера Иллинойсский университет в Урбане-Шампейне

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All goods and services are subject to scarcity at some level, which requires that society develop some allocation mechanism to determine who gets what. Over recorded history, these allocation rules were usually command based, meaning that the king or the emperor would decide. In contemporary times, most countries have turned to market-based allocation systems. In markets, prices act as rationing devices, encouraging or discouraging production and encouraging or discouraging consumption to find an equilibrium allocation of resources. To understand this process, businesses construct demand curves to capture consumer behavior and consider supply curves to capture producer behavior. The resulting equilibrium price “rations” the scarce commodity. You will be able to: • Describe consumer behavior as captured by the demand curve and producer behavior as captured by the supply curve • Define equilibrium and explain the impact of taxes and price controls on market equilibrium • Explain elasticity of demand • Describe cost theory and how firms optimize given the constraints of their own costs and an exogenously given price This course is part of Gies College of Business’ suite of online programs, including the iMBA and iMSM. Learn more about admission into these programs and explore how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into a degree program at

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12 мая 2017 г.

In the beginning I thought this was going to be a very basic course, but the way the professor explained the topics really make it interesting a practical, going beyond the classical economic theory.


11 сент. 2019 г.

This was awesome. I did not know Firm Level Economics when I joined this course. The explanations were simple and Prof DeBrock explained really difficult concepts in a very easy to understand manner.

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126–150 из 527 отзывов о курсе Firm Level Economics: Consumer and Producer Behavior

автор: Neha N

21 мая 2020 г.

Larry de Brock is one the best teachers you can get . he is just amazing, makes learning so easy and fun

автор: Guilherme C

4 июня 2017 г.

Great content, very objective. The teacher was very clear and used relevant examples to make his points.

автор: Ashna

23 мая 2020 г.

Really very much informative .Learnt a lot. Got a new dimension about the subject. Amazing experience .

автор: German E G T

29 апр. 2020 г.

It is an excellent course for those who want to take their first steps in the consumer and firm theory.

автор: Deleted A

25 июня 2017 г.

I enjoyed studying this course! Thanks Larry! I liked the video lectures and the real-life examples.

автор: Na

27 мар. 2016 г.

nice course, with links to additional reading materials... well thought and good for busy person :-)

автор: Doug R

10 сент. 2019 г.

Excellent course. Well organized and prepares you well to go forward in deeper into microeconomics.

автор: neal c

12 нояб. 2020 г.

Larry is a great lecturer - his enthusiasm and examples make a dry subject much more interesting

автор: mujtaba s

5 июля 2019 г.

good course, the khan academy videos are a must watch if you want to full understand the concept.

автор: Luis F M R

7 июля 2020 г.

This is a great course. I had so much fun learning about this topic, which is totally new to me.

автор: Lorena R

23 июня 2020 г.

Excellent explanation and material. Some links don't work but the other material is very helpful

автор: Pedro J M D

19 апр. 2020 г.

Larry hace la explicacion de los conceptos algo muy facil, se disfruta y aprende mucho el curso.

автор: Oscar C

13 февр. 2020 г.

Very insightful and professor provides clear explanations of the material covered in the class.

автор: Dejan C

21 янв. 2019 г.

Exceptional course! Enjoyed watching and reading. So much new interesting and useful learnings.

автор: Ngo T P M

17 нояб. 2018 г.

This course provides the fundamental knowledge about economy. I am satisfied with this course.

автор: Shubham P

28 апр. 2020 г.

A very good course to understand microeconomics. Thanks to Mr Larry for making us understand.

автор: Getahun K

9 июня 2017 г.

It is a very good course which gives a good insight regarding consumer and producer behavior.

автор: SHANU C

5 авг. 2020 г.

I totally had a new insight about consumer and Producer behavior,and also gained knowledge.

автор: Rohit M

12 июля 2020 г.

One of the best instructor on the Coursera, explains each concept very easy to understand.

автор: Priya R

4 нояб. 2020 г.

Fantastic teacher who has explained the tough concepts of microeconomics in simple terms.

автор: Tam T

11 сент. 2019 г.

Great course and Prof. Larry DeBrock is a very engaging. It is a joy to be in his class.

автор: Miguel A O E

9 февр. 2020 г.

Well organized course, clear, motivating. Very helpful to learn microeconmics from zero.

автор: Arya J K J

3 авг. 2020 г.

This is a very nice course to take up. The professor explained each concepts very well.

автор: Sreehari S

30 мая 2020 г.

Good course , I can acheive an excellent knowledge about the firm behavior and economy

автор: S D

14 июля 2020 г.

Explanation is very simple and all basics are explained well, very easy to understand.