Monetary Theory

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBM129A05
Vaknaam Monetary Theory
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Monetary Theory
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. use the most important tools of modern monetary economics.
2. demonstrate a thorough overview of the field including current research in three sub-areas, namely the pure theory of money, dynamic monetary economics, and stochastic New Keynesian economics.
3. analyze and critically evaluate advanced-level monetary economics models, and to translate the results into common language.
Omschrijving Upon completion of the course a student is able: To use the most important tools of modern monetary economics. To demonstrate a thorough overview of the field in three sub-areas, namely the pure theory of money, dynamic monetary economics, and stochastic New Keynesian economics; To analyze advanced-level macroeconomic models, and to translate the results into common language
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm
(Lectures, practice sessions)
Toetsvorm
(Written exam, assignments)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. C.G.F. van der Kwaak
Docent(en) dr. C.G.F. van der Kwaak
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Mandatory: Monetary Policy, Inflation and the Business Cycle, 2015, second revised edition, Princeton University Press Gal√≠, J. 9780691164786 ca. €  82,00
Recommended: Parts of Foundations of Modern Macroeconomics (Text and Manual Set), 2009, second ed., Oxford University Press Heijdra, B.J. 9780199564392 ca. €  53,00
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen This course will be offered in a modular format.
Info: dr Christiaan van der Kwaak, e-mail:c.g.f.van.der.kwaak@rug.nl
Secretary: Marianne Fry, phone: +31 (0)50 363 7018, e-mail: m.fry@rug.nl, room: 5411.734
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Research Master in Economics and Business  (keuzevakken ReMa-Economics) 1 semester I b keuze