Topics in Macroeconomic Analysis (ECON6910)


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.

Further unit of study information


1x2hr lecture/week


Final exam 3000wds, (50%), Written assignments equivalent to 3000wds (40%), participation (10%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

ECON6001 and ECON6002 and ECON6003 and ECMT6002

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

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.

Cross-institutional study

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.