Economics of Banking

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBB062A05
Vaknaam Economics of Banking
Niveau(s) bachelor, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Economics of Banking
Leerdoelen 1. Explain the roles, tasks and historical development of banks and other financial intermediaries.
2. Construct and solve microeconomic and macroeconomic models of banking behaviour.
3. Identify, measure, and manage the main drivers of risk in banks.
4. Critically examine the role of financial regulation.
Omschrijving The course begins with an introduction to the role of banks in the economic system where the emphasis is on the microeconomic, macroeconomic, and management aspects of the banking industry. Subsequently, each of these three topics is studied in more depth.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcolleges
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. M.A. Lamers
Docent(en) dr. M. Hernandez Tinoco ,dr. M.A. Lamers ,dr. V. Purice , M. Zaouras
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Journal Articles, Financial Times Various
The Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets , European Edition, 1st ed. Giuliodori, M., K. Matthews, F. Mishkin 9780273731801 ca. €  75,00
Entreevoorwaarden While there are no formal requirements, this course makes extensive use of the tools and knowledge acquired during the courses Finance, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Mathematics and Statistics of the first two years of E&BE.
Opmerkingen coordinator: Martien Lamers, m.a.lamers@rug.nl ;
secretariat: Grietje Pol, G.Pol@rug.nl, +31(0)50 363 3685, 5411.0836
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  ( International Economics & Business/IE&B) 2 semester II b verplicht
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  ( Business Economics) 2 semester II b verplicht
BSc Economics and Business Economics/E&BE  ( Economics) 2 semester II b verplicht
Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (BSc) without limited access) 2 semester II b keuze