Checking date: 31/05/2021


Course: 2021/2022

Macroeconomics II
(12272)
Study: Master in Economics (295)
EPC


Coordinating teacher: WELLSCHMIED , FELIX MAXIMILIAN

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Economics

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

Course:
Semester:




Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Macroeconomics I Microeconomics I
Objectives
The student will learn to 1. understand, 2. solve and characterize, 3. compute (in Matlab & Dynare) and 4. apply (to economic problems) dynamic general equilibrium models.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Business cycles in the data. 2. The Real Business Cycle Model. 3. The New-Keynesian Model. 4. Unemployment Fluctuations.
Learning activities and methodology
Learning activities: Theory class Practical class Teamwork Individual study by student Office hours Methodology: In the theory class, the professor develops the theory for the subject. Bibliography is given to students to complement the learning process. Reading texts given by the professor. Solving problems given by the professor (on paper or on the computer), in groups or individually.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Calendar of Continuous assessment

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.


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