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49003 Economic Evaluation

6cp; 3hpw (lecture); availability: all courses (core for MEM), not available for undergraduate students
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Postgraduate

Description

Economic evaluation of investment options is an integral part of the professional role of an engineer–manager. Such evaluation requires:

  1. appreciation of the economic and other forces which may influence investment decision-making
  2. knowledge of the concepts and principles of macroeconomics and microeconomics
  3. familiarity with the frameworks and methods for evaluating investment options, and
  4. the ability to apply economic reasoning to evaluate investment options and make recommendations.

This subject aims to develop students' knowledge and skills in these areas.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus
Summer session, Hong Kong


Detailed subject description.

Fee information

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Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.