Credits: 6

Schedule: 28.10.2019 - 11.12.2019

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Tuukka Saarimaa

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

II Autumn (2019-2020)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After this course, the student will have a basic understanding of aggregate economic phenomena including economic growth, business cycles, employment, savings, investment, inflation, fiscal and monetary policy and national accounts

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Determinants of economic growth. Cyclical economic phenomena and economic policy responses. System of national accounting and external balance.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Examination and Exercises

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

In total 160h, consisting of lectures and exercises and independent work.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Core project: The Economy

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


No prerequisites

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0-5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

via WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

A maximum of 60 students can be accepted to the course. Priority is given
to:
1. Students in BSc programme in Economics (quota 40 students)
2. Students in BSc programme in Science and Technology and Students
in BSc programme in Design (quota 5 students)
3. Other Aalto students (quota 15 students)
In each quota students are selected in the order of enrollment. If a given
quota is not filled, more students from other quotas can be accepted to the
course.

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