2023-2024 / ECON2259-1

Microeconomics and industrial economy


40h Th, 15h Pr

Number of credits

 Bachelor in economics and business management5 crédits 
 Bachelor in business engineering5 crédits 


Malka Guillot


Jérome Schoenmaeckers

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

See French version

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

 At the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Identify and define microeconomic concepts
  • Use microeconomic tools
  • Apply microeconomic tools to Industrial Organization
  • Understand the nature of competition between firms
  • Based on exercises, determine the optial choices of various agents (consumers, firms, etc.)
  • Explain and represent on a graph microeconomic mechanisms

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Introduction to economics (Econ 2280) or equivalent Mathematics (Math 0055, Math 0058) or equivalent

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Class 2h30/week
7 exercise sessions of 1h30
Use of Lola for various announcements

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

See French version.

Recommended or required readings


Exercises & corrections available on Lola.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire, open-ended questions )

Additional information:

Written exam

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Class on Friday 9h00 - 12h0 (2° semester)


Professeure : Malka Guillot, HEC Liège, N3a, m.guillot@uliege.be

Assistante : Nadia De Zotti, HEC Liège, N3a,  Nadia.DeZotti@uliege.be



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