Monetary Theory

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2018/19
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 4
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, 2nd revised edition, Princeton University Press Gal√≠, J. 9780691164786 ca. €  82,00
Recommended: Parts of Foundations of Modern Macroeconomics (Text and Manual Set), 2009, 2nd ed., Oxford University Press Heijdra, B.J. 9780199564392 ca. €  53,00
Entreevoorwaarden For students in the Research Master in Economics & Business. Thorough knowledge of intermediate macroeconomics (bachelor level). Acquaintance with the mathematical tools of static and dynamic optimization. This course builds on Macroeconomic Theory.
Opmerkingen This course will be offered in a modular format.
Info: dr Christiaan van der Kwaak, email: c.g.f.van.der.kwaak@rug.nl
Secretariat room: 5411.0734, phone: +31 (0)50 363 7018
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Research Master in Economics and Business  (keuzevakken ReMa-Economics) 1 semester I b keuze