Sep 25, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022

BUEC 311 - Business Economics, Organizations and Management


★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) Business organizations as systems of mutually reinforcing functional areas where decision making is driven by underlying economic forces. Application of economic theory to facilitate complex decision making within organizations: economic models of decision making are linked directly to functional areas of management. Topics include the organization of firms and industries; meeting customer needs; and decision making involving production, resource use, dealing with risk and uncertainty, scale and scope of operations, competitive advantage, and product pricing. Prerequisite: ECON 101, ECON 102, and MATH 114 or equivalent. Not open to students with previous credit in ECON 281.