POLITICAL ECONOMY

Course Information
TitleΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΗ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΑ / POLITICAL ECONOMY
Code12ΥΔ04
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolEconomics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorPersefoni Tsaliki
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID100001422

Programme of Study: UPS School of Economics (2013-today)

Registered students: 1009
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course425.5

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600178343
Course Type 2021
General Foundation
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Distance learning
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • 12ΥΑ01 MICROECONOMICS I
  • 12ΥΑ03 STATISTICS I
  • 12ΥΑ04 MATHEMATICS I
  • 12ΥΒ01 MACROECONOMICS I
General Prerequisites
students must have a good background in introductory economics and quantitative methods
Learning Outcomes
the course aims to expose students to alternative economic theories (Marx, Keynes, Sraffa) which deal with economic issues related to capitalist mode of production in alltogether different way from that students are exposed in the undergraduate cources.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Unit 1. Labor theory of value Unit 2. The concept of free competition, Sraffa's critique to perfect competition Unit 3. Economic Development: theories of unequal exchange, transfer of values Unit 4. Kontratief cycles (long waves). The law of falling profitability Unit 5. International trade, economic convergence, etc
Keywords
labor theory of value, competition theory, economic risis
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
1. blackboard 2. power point presentations 3. e-mails
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1525.4
Exams20.1
Total1545.5
Student Assessment
Description
electonically by the students
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Π. Τσαλίκη, Λ. Τσουλφίδης, Δοκίμια της Πολιτικής Οικονομίας, εκδ. Τζιόλα, Β' έκδοση, Θεσσαλονίκη 2014. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 41960044 2. Α. Μανιάτης, Π. Τσαλίκη, Λ. Τσουλφίδης, Ζητήματα Πολιτικής Οικονομίας, Η περίπτωση της Ελλάδας, εκδ. Εξάντας, Αθήνα 1999. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 75710.
Additional bibliography for study
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Last Update
02-12-2021