Checking date: 10/04/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Macroeconomics II
Study: Master in Economics (295)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Economics

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Macroeconomics I Microeconomics I
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 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.

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