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[ 572K2BVWKWK15 ] KS Growth, Cycles and Economic Policy

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Es ist eine neuere Version 2018W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Economics 2018W vorhanden.
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3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Economics Rainer Bartel 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)KS Einkommen, Beschäftigung und Finanzmärkte
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2015W
Objectives Students will learn more about standard business cycle models in a closed and open economy as well as more in depth about international economics; additional emphasis on monetary and fiscal policy, particularly in a crisis, expectations and their impact on economic policy-making as well as a first look at standard growth models. Students will be in a position to effectively tackle issues in macroeconomics and policy.
Subject AS-AD model in a closed and open economy, expectations pertaining to financial and goods markets as well as economic policy; financial and economic crisis, exchange rate systems and their implications for policy-making; monetary and fiscal policy inspected closer, Solow model of growth; a look at New Classical Growth Theory, medium-term consequences for employment
Criteria for evaluation Two written tests (multiple choice), one of which is mandatory (the better result counts)
Bonus points for well-formed, perceptive oral contributions in class
Methods The lecture is based on a textbook and complemented by some additional contents.
Language German
Study material Blanchard, Olivier / Amighini, Alessia / Giavazzi, Francesco (2010), Macroeconomics – A European Perspective. Harlow (UK) etc.: Prentice Hall (Pearson Education)
Changing subject? No
Further information (*)Im Fach Angewandte Ökonomie besteht eine Wahlmöglichkeit zwischen diesem Kurs und dem KS Zahlungsbilanz und Devisenmarkt. Wählbar ist aber nur jener Kurs, der nicht bereits im Rahmen der Kernkompetenzen II / Block B aus VWL absolviert wurde.
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority