Health Care Services Management, Publication in the Diário da República - RCC 21/12/2010 [DR. 4926/2011 21.03.2011]

5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL


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The students must 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

1. Basics of economic science 2. National accounting 3. Currents of economic thought 4. Policy-mix 5. Demand and supply concepts. Elasticity 6. Competitive, monopolist and oligopolistic markets

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

- Samuelson, P. e Nordhaus, W. (2009). Economia. Lisboa: McGrawHill
- Teixeira, M. e St. Aubyn, M. e Santos, J. e Braga, J. (2001). Macroeconomia. Lisboa: McGrawHill
- Frank, R. e Bernanke, B. (2012). Princípios de Economia. Lisboa: McGraw-Hill
- Sousa, M. e Gomes, O. (2011). Análise Económica - Conceitos e Exercícios Resolvidos. Lisboa: Edições Sílabo

Method of interaction
Course content is presented through lectures, case study analysis and applied exercises

Software used in class