ECO 4104

Economics of Competitive Strategy

Credits: 4; Prereq: ECO 2013, ECO 2023, ECO 3101, and MAC 2233 or higher.

Focuses on identification and analysis of competitive strategies in expanding markets. Draws on strategic management, the economics of technological change and R&D investments, and dynamic game theory, to address challenges faced by firms. Examines demand-based network externalities, the dynamics of pricing rivalry, industry evolution, R&D strategies entry and exit decisions.