Non profit Economics

lecon2351  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Non profit Economics
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
5 credits
30.0 h
Nyssens Marthe;

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 The objective of this course is to analyze non -profit (third sector) organizations. The goal is to understand their place within the economy besides the for profit sector and public authorities. At the end of this course, students will have an overview of socio-economic grids of analysis of the third sector and should be able to mobilize them in the analysis of a specific third sector organization.
Other information
One course of microeconomics and of public economics The evaluation is based on: (1) the short written contributions prepared during the term (2) the final oral examination based on the final written paper analyzing, through the conceptual tools given in the course, a non profit organization chosen by the student The reference papers to be read are available at the " DUC ". Power points are downloadable from i-campus.
  • Livre de référence : Economie sociale et solidaire (2017), J. Defourny et M. Nyssens, De Boeck: En vente à la DUC
Teaching materials
  • Defourny, J., & Nyssens, M. (2017). Économie sociale et solidaire : Socioéconomie du 3e secteur. De Boeck Supérieur. (disponible en BSPO / en vente à la DUC)
  • Cours en ligne Louv26x « Fondements de l’économie sociale et solidaire »
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