AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Course Information
TitleΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΑ ΤΩΝ ΤΡΟΦΙΜΩΝ / AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Code12ΕΣ01
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolEconomics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorPanagiotis Fousekis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID100001497

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

Registered students: 80
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
OIKONOMIASElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)633
DIOIKĪSĪ EPICΗEIRĪSEŌNSpecial Election633

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600178408
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • 12ΥΔ01 ECONOMETRICS I
General Prerequisites
there are no prerequisites
Learning Outcomes
Upon the completion of the course the students will be capable: - to evaluate the results of alternative agricultural policy schemes - to analyze price interrelationships across space and time - to understand alternative methods of production and marketing (cooperatives) - to use price risk management tools (future markets, derivatives)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. The nature of agricultural production 2. Land rent 3. Agricultural Policy schemes 4. The Common Agricultural Policy 5. International trade of agricultural commodities 6. Agricultural prices (asymmetric transmission, volatility, risk management tools) 7. Agricultural Cooperatives
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures822.9
Exams20.1
Total843
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Θ. Λιανός, Δ.Δαμιανός, Γ.Μέργος, Μ. Ντεμούσης, Σ. Κατρανίδης, Αγροτική Οικονομική, εκδ. Ε. Μπένου, Αθήνα 2009. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 2303. 2. B. Norwood, J. Lusk, Mάρκετινγκ και Τιμές Αγροτικών Προϊόντων, εκδ. Broken Hill Publishers Ltd., Αθήνα 2012. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 22767610. 3. Σημειώσεις του διδάσκοντος
Last Update
02-12-2021