[ 572KMAIMIES20 ] SE Macroeconomics and International Economics

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3 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year Economics Jochen Güntner 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)KS Einführung in die Volkswirtschaftslehre KS Einführung in die Makroökonomie KS Intermediate Macroeconomics ODER KS Balance of Payments and Exchange Rates ODER KS Economic Growth ODER KS Finanzmarkttheorie ODER KS Internationale wirtschaftliche Integration
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Economics and Business 2021W
Objectives Help students to read and present articles published in scientific journals in the fields of Macroeconomics, International Economics, International Finance, and Development Economics.
Subject The choice of articles covered in the seminar are changing each year in order to present and discuss the most recent and interesting topics from the above fields.
Criteria for evaluation In the SE Macroeconomics and International Economics, the students will receive a grade based on an own presentation, their participation in the public discussion of other students' presentations, and a written seminar thesis.
Methods oral presentation, written seminar thesis, no original research
Language English
Study material The choice of articles is regularly based on the following scientific journals: - Journal of Economic Perspectives

- American Economic Review

- Quarterly Journal of Economics

- Economic Journal

- Journal of the European Economic Association

Changing subject? No
Further information Student presentations may take place blocked on a few dates in the second half of the Semester.
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority