Economia Política

Gestão de Recursos Humanos e Comportamento Organizacional
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL + 15,0 OT

Lecturer
- Sérgio Paulo Leal Nunes

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students should be able to: a) Understand and describe economic issues b) Use statistical and bibliographical data sources to obtain the relevant information for specific problems c) Write reports on economic issues d) Solve applied exercises

Program
1.Basic concepts of economic science. 2.National accounting as a technique for measuring economic activity.3.Policy-mix and its impact on the external environment of an economical unit as applied to Portuguese economy. 4.Analysis and discussion of present and future topical international issues.

Evaluation Methodology
The students may choose between: a) Continuous assessment:
individual intermediate tests with 10/20 as the minimum passing
grade.
b) Final exam: 10/20 as the minimum passing grade.

Bibliography
- Castro, A. e Barbot, C. e Nascimento, A. (1994). Microeconomia. Lisboa: McGraw-Hill
- Frank, H. e Bernanke, B. (2003). Princípios de Economia. Lisboa: McGraw-Hill
- Medeiros, E. (2000). Economia Internacional. Lisboa: ISCSP

Method of interaction
Lectures and case study
analysis.

Software used in class
Not applicable.