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19th Aug, 2012

Institute of Management Technology, Nagpur STUDENT NOTICE - PGDM 2012-14 Sub: Managerial Economics - Sections A B C
Sessions 17& 18 / Class Discussion on 21st & 23rd Aug ‘2012
The first year students of sections A B & C are required to come prepared for a class discussion and participation exercise to be held during the week: 21th Aug 2012 7. Market Structures& Competitive Analysis: Perfect Competition Read: See scanned copy on server @ 10.40.0.4 / handouts / Dr Gajavelli V S / Managerial Economics 2012-14) and Chap 8 (8.1 to 8.2) from Text ME: P&WA
Case Study – 1: Ignoring the Shut-down Principle: The Case of Sysco. Case Study – 2: The Depreciation of Domestic Currencies and the Profitability of Domestic Firms. You are the Economist 3: Gators Snapping up Profits / Applicable concept: Shortrun vs. Long-run competitive equilibrium 23th Aug 2012

8. Market Structures& Competitive Analysis: Monopoly Read: See scanned copy on server @ 10.40.0.4 / handouts / Dr Gajavelli V S / Managerial Economics 2012-14) and Chap 8 (8.4) from Text ME: P&WA
Case Study 1 – Barriers to Entry and Monopoly by Alcoa, page 330 text-book. You are the Economist 2: New York Taxicabs: Where have all the Fare Flags Gone? / Applicable concept: Perfect competition vs. Monopoly Case Study - 3 : The Price of Caviar and the Fall of Erstwhile Socialist USSR.

9. Monopolistic Competition / Chap 8 (8.5)
HEADLINE 1 : McDonalds’s Adds New Tastes and Products to Menu Boards Go through the course introduction, session plan& required readings and evaluation scheme for the respective topics from Readings in ME and come prepared as you are evaluated in every session. Surprise / planned quizzes are part of the evaluation. You are welcome to contact me at gajavellivs@imtnag.ac.in / cell : +91-9923594901

With best wishes, Dr Gajavelli V S, Course-facilitator