Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ECON6910 - Topics in Macroeconomic Analysis

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: John Romalis
Phone: +61 2 9351 3670
Email: john.romalis@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit of study is designed to provide an understanding of the latest theoretical and empirical policy-relevant developments in the field of advanced macroeconomics. The focus is on both theoretical understanding and the practical application of state-of-the-art modelling techniques. A central aim of this unit of study is to enable students to undertake further theoretical or empirical research in the area of macroeconomics.

Assessments

final exam 3000wds, (50%), written assignments equivalent to 3000wds (40%), participation (10%)

Classes

1x2-hr lecture/week

Prerequisites

ECON6001 and ECON6002 and ECON6003 and ECMT6002

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