Macroeconomics Analysis 1 (ECON6002)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit is aimed at providing students with a sound and comprehensive knowledge of modern macroeconomic theory, an ability to formulate and solve problems analytically, and a general appreciation of how policymakers can use the analysis in practice. Topics covered include (i) micro-foundations of macroeconomics, focusing on consumption, investment, money demand, and credit rationing; (ii) equilibrium macroeconomics, focusing on the conventional prototype as well as on recent stochastic macroeconomic models; and (iii) dis-equilibrium macroeconomics, concepts, issues, and models.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Executive Master of Public Administration
- Graduate Certificate in Commerce
- Graduate Certificate in Public Administration
- Graduate Diploma in Commerce
- Graduate Diploma in Economic Analysis
- Graduate Diploma in Economics
- Graduate Diploma in International Relations
- Graduate Diploma in Public Administration
- Graduate Diploma in Public Policy
- Master of Commerce
- Master of Economic Analysis
- Master of Economics
- Master of International Relations
- Master of Public Administration
- Master of Public Policy
Further unit of study information
1x3hr lecture/week, 1x1hr non-compulsory online tutorial/week
Problem Sets equivalent to 1000wd (10%), 1x1.5hr Mid-semester test (30%), 1x2hr Final exam (60%),
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.