Information Package / Course Catalogue
Efficient Management Anddevolopment
Course Code: ÇEİ506
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To comprehend productivity concept and firm-level productivity analysis, to explain programs and methods of productivity improvement strategy, to provide the ability to manage effectively human resources for productivity improvement. Qualification of analyzing the relationship between employment and economical growth theoretically Qualification of understanding the relationship between economical growth and employment in Turkey

Course Content

Wage theories, economic growth and employment relations

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Qualification of analyzing the relationship between employment and economical growth theoretically
2.Qualification of understanding the relationship between economical growth and employment in Turkey
3.To analyze the wage policy in micro and macro levels
4.To comprehend general information on the wage policy and management at the national level.
5.To be able to conduct a wage research and establish a salary system.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Addison, John T.; Orgül Demet Öztürk, Minimum Wages, Labor Market Institutions, and Female Employment and Unemployment: A Cross-Country Analysis. IZA DP No. 5162, Bonn, September 2010.
2.Aksu, Ömer A.; Ücretler ve Verimlilik. İ.Ü. İktisat Fakültesi, Yayın No. 538, İstanbul, 1983.
3.PROKOPENKO, Joseph (1992); Verimlilik Yönetimi: Uygulamalı Elkitabı, (Çev.: Olcay Baykal, Nevda Atalay ve Erdemir Fidan), MPM Yayın No: 476, Ankara.
4.SIBSON, E. B. (1991); İşletmelerde İşgücü Verimliliğinin Artırılması, (Çev.: Sinan Artan ve İnci Artan), Bilim Teknik Yayınevi, İstanbul.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Wage Systems and Management
Week 2 - Theoretical
Definition of Productivity, Productivity Types, Its Relation with Other Concepts and Its Importance Internal and External Factors that Effect Productivity of Enterprises, National-Level and Firm-Level Productivity Analysis, Applied Approaches Used For The Measurement of Productivity in Enterprises
Week 3 - Theoretical
Basic concepts of economical growth
Week 4 - Theoretical
Basic concepts of employment
Week 5 - Theoretical
Theories of employment
Week 6 - Theoretical
Phillips Analysis
Week 7 - Theoretical
Okun Law
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Lorenz Curve
Week 10 - Theoretical
The relationship between economical growth and employment
Week 11 - Theoretical
Economical growth and employment in Turkey before 1980.
Week 12 - Theoretical
Economical growth and employment in Turkey after 1980.
Week 13 - Theoretical
Discussions on jobless growth
Week 14 - Theoretical
Economical growth and employment relation in various countries
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Midterm Examination120121
Final Examination130131
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)122
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-5
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PÇ-9
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OÇ-1
5
5
4
5
4
5
4
3
2
4
2
3
OÇ-2
5
5
4
5
5
4
4
3
2
4
2
4
OÇ-3
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
3
2
4
3
4
OÇ-4
4
4
5
5
4
4
4
4
2
4
3
4
OÇ-5
4
4
5
5
4
4
4
4
2
3
3
5
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