Queen’s University Belfast, Labour Economics (ECO3019), Autumn 2020

Module Outline


1 Introduction to ECO3019

2 Labour Supply

Video Lectures

Videos 1-9 below relate to Labour Supply

  1. Indifference Curves: https://youtu.be/q5ePCRVgskU
  2. Slope of Indifference Curves: https://youtu.be/fIXTdFym0Ug
  3. Deriving Slope of Indifference Curves: https://youtu.be/hUfypw6SMQc
  4. Budget Constraint: https://youtu.be/mXESYCCk4mk
  5. Budget Line Question: https://youtu.be/bxDdAEDnVcA
  6. Hours of Work Decision: https://youtu.be/0CcfRvHoe-0
  7. Changes to Wages and Non Labour Income: https://youtu.be/1TZIyJQEO4k
  8. Reservation Wage: https://youtu.be/cMfdh0LsoAs
  9. Labour Supply Curve: https://youtu.be/w4ZHJS-lmhM

Videos 10-17 relate to Labour Demand

  1. Production Function: https://youtu.be/pEB85SdeAvc
  2. The Employment Decision: https://youtu.be/LSUijh6wnXg
  3. Short Run Firm Labour Demand Curve: https://youtu.be/_iQrCO6xD3w
  4. Short Run Industry Labour Demand Curve: https://youtu.be/koEF5ZEVh9A
  5. Isoquants: https://youtu.be/gzdu1kTmHNQ
  6. Isocost Line: https://youtu.be/b9hjSg2epFY
  7. Cost Minimization: https://youtu.be/TFTfWSFs9r0
  8. The Long Run Labour Demand Curve: https://youtu.be/YIqHx7nTQVA