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.
2500wd equivalent assignments (50%), 1x2hr final exam (50%)
ECON6001 and ECON6002 and ECON6003 and ECMT6002