[ 971ATECAERK17 ] KS Advanced Exchange Rate Theory

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Economics Nikolaos Antonakakis 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Economics 2018W
Objectives The course objective is to develop a basic understanding of determinants within short-term and long-term movements in exchange rates, the relationship of monetary policy to debt sustainability and currency regimes, and the determinants of relative prices levels.
Subject This is an MA level course on exchange rate economics, with a focus on theoretical concerns and the mapping of this theory to recent empirical evidence.
Criteria for evaluation Grading will be based on a seminar paper (40%) and a final exam (60%) (
Methods Readings (articles) and lectures.
Language English
Study material The syllabus and course readings will be posted on the course page:

Changing subject? No
Further information Prior Recommendation: KS Zahlungsbilanz und Devisenmarkt
Corresponding lecture (*)2IFMGMKK: KS Advanced Exchange Rate Theory (4 ECTS)
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
2IFMGMKK: KS Advanced Exchange Rate Theory (2001W-2017S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority