Omfattning: 6

Tidtabel: 11.04.2017 - 18.05.2017

Ansvarslärare (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

DSc (Econ) Antti Kauhanen

Undervisningsperiod (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

V Spring (2018-2019), Otaniemi campus

V Spring (2019-2020), Otaniemi campus

Lärandemål (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The objective of the course is to familiarize student with economic analysis of central topics in human resource management. The student will learn to use tools and concepts of economics to analyze human resource management decision problems.

Innehåll (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course introduces economic approach to human resource management. Topics of the course include: recruitment, personnel development, job design, career development, performance measurement, and performance-related pay. The topics are studied with simple models. Analysis of real-world applications and decision problems are emphasized.

Metoder, arbetssätt och bedömningsgrunder (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

1. Lectures 24h. The lectures involve discussions of real-world problems. The problems are handed out in advance and the students will present their analysis and discuss the problems in class. There will be 5 topics, of which 4 have to be passed in order to pass the course.
2. Written assignment (50% of the final marking)
3. Final exam (50% of the final marking)

Arbetsmängd (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Workload:
Participation in lectures 24h
Preparing for the lecture sessions 24h
Writing the essay 60h
Preparing for the exam 50h
Exam 3h

Studiematerial (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lazear Edward P. and Gibbs Michael  Personnel Economics in Practice (2014), 3rd ed., mandatory

Availability

Other readings assigned during the course.

Kursens webbplats (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=31C00800

Förkunskaper (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Intermediate Microeconomics (31C00100).

Bedömningsskala (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0 - 5

Anmälning (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Course and exam via WebOodi.

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