Macroeconomics for MSc Economics

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode EBM836C05
Vaknaam Macroeconomics for MSc Economics
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Macroeconomics for MSc Economics
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. use the most important tools of dynamic macroeconomics.
2. demonstrate a thorough overview of the field including current research in three sub-areas, namely the theory of economic growth, intertemporal macroeconomic theory, and intergenerational economics.
3. analyze and critically evaluate advanced-level macroeconomic models, and to translate the results into common language.
Omschrijving Topics studied include, growth theory, intertemporal macroeconomic theory, and intergenerational macroeconomics.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm -hoorcollege ,  -werkcollege
Toetsvorm -schriftelijk tentamen (open vragen)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. B.J. Heijdra
Docent(en) prof. dr. B.J. Heijdra
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Foundations of Modern Macroeconomics, Text and Manual Set 2017, 3rd. ed., Oxford University Press, Chapters 12-15 will be covered in detail Heijdra, B.J. 9780198784159 ca. €  60,00
Entreevoorwaarden Open only for MSc Economics students
Opmerkingen Info: Prof Ben Heijdra, b.j.heijdra@rug.nl
Secretary Kim Beute, phone +31(0)50 3637018, e-mail k.beute@rug.nl, room 5411.0734
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc Economics  (basisprogramma MSc Economics) 1 semester I a verplicht