Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
Students can apply basic macroeconomic models to evaluate macroeconomic trends and risks and to analyse a range of global policy issues.
Schedule: 02.03.2021 - 13.04.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Mitri Kitti
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Mitri Kitti
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Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
Key macroeconmic concepts and models eg. endogenous growth models, international trade, international financial markets, AS-AD-model, systemic risks, macroprudential policies.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Lectures, exercises and preparation
Burda&Wyplosz, Macroeconomics a European text, Oxford University.
The following courses are strongly recommended: Taloustieteen perusteet/Principles of Economics (31A00110, ECON-A2100, or equivalent) and Intermediate Macroeconomics I (ECON-C3100).
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals
8 Decent Work and Economic Growth
- Teacher: Mitri Kitti