International Banking and Finance

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2018/19
Vakcode EBM096A05
Vaknaam International Banking and Finance
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam International Banking and Finance
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student:
1. Understands the fundamentals of money, credit and banking.
2. can describe, analyze and evaluate nonbank financial institutions, financial innovations and internationalization.
3. can describe, analyze and evaluate consequences for the economy’s growth and stability.
4. can interpret theory and empirical findings of a scientific paper and critically evaluate them.
5. can effectively use this knowledge in open conversations, in debates and in writing.
Omschrijving In this course we study internationally operating banks and other financial institutions from an institutional, evolutionary perspective, and with attention to their impacts on the economy. We start by studying money, credit and banking. We study consequences for the economy’s growth and stability. We take a balance sheet approach to understanding each topic. Study materials include online lectures, empirical academic articles and policy papers.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm
(independent study, online learning, classroom lectures, tutorials)
Toetsvorm
(online tests, biweekly assignment)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. D.J. Bezemer
Docent(en) prof. dr. D.J. Bezemer , Guest Lecturer(s)
Entreevoorwaarden Intermediate quantitative methods, intermediate micro economics, intermediate macro economics, basic banking, accounting. Knowledge of econometrics (OLS, fixed effect models, limited dependent variable models) is recommended.
Opmerkingen Secretariat GEM: e-mail gem.feb@rug.nl, room 5411-0534
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access ) 1 semester I a keuze
DD MSc Finance - Lund University, Lund (1,5-jarig)  (basisprogramma voor studenten uit Lund) 2 semester I a keuzegroep
DD MSc IB&M - Uppsala University, Uppsala (1,5-jarig)  (keuzevakken B DD MSc IB&M - UU) 1 semester I a keuze
DD MSc IFM – UU, Uppsala (1,5-jarig)  (keuzevakken voor studenten van FEB) 2 semester I a keuze
MSc Economics  (keuzevakken B MSc Economics) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc Finance  (keuzevakken B MSc Finance) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc International Business & Management/IB&M  (keuzevakken B MSc IB&M) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc International Economics & Business/IE&B  (keuzevakken A MSc IE&B) 1 semester I a keuze
MSc International Financial Management/IFM  (keuzevakken MSc IFM) 1 semester I a keuze
Msc Philosophy, Politics and Economics 1 semester I a keuze