49003 Economic Evaluation6cp; 3hpw (lecture). Forms of attendance and mode of delivery and assessment requirements in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community.; availability: all courses (core for MEM), not available for undergraduate students
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Economic evaluation of investment options is an integral part of the professional role of an engineer–manager. Such evaluation requires:
- appreciation of the economic and other forces which may influence investment decision-making
- knowledge of the concepts and principles of macroeconomics and microeconomics
- familiarity with the frameworks and methods for evaluating investment options, and
- 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.
Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus
This subject is also available in Hong Kong and Shanghai to offshore students only.
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