105.608 Macroeconomics for WM
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, UE, 1.0h, 1.5EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • explain key macroeconomic variables (GDP, unemployment rate, inflation rate, etc.) as well as their interrelation
  • judge the potential and effectiveness of fiscal and monetary policy, and differentiate between its short und medium-run effects
  • analyze important macroeconomic questions by means of simple mathematical models
  • contrast different macroeconomic models and verify their validity by comparing to empirical observations
  • independently retrieve and prepare macroeconomic data provided by statistical offices

Subject of course

  1. Introduction: Evolution of macroeconomic variables in selected countries during the last decades
  2. Goods market: national income accounting, multiplier models
  3. Financial markets and the IS-LM model: short-run effects of monetary and fiscal policy in a closed economy
  4. Labor market, Phillips curve and the IS-LM-PC model: medium-run effects of monetary and fiscal policy in a closed economy
  5. Goods and financial markets in an open economy

Teaching methods

Introduction and analysis of macroeconomic models with algebraic and graphical means

Presentation and interpretation of statistical data

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

>> The preparatory meeting takes place on 6.10. during the first lecture.

>> The first regular practice session takes place on 14.10.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu09:00 - 10:0007.10.2021 - 27.01.2022Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu10:00 - 11:0007.10.2021 - 27.01.2022Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Macroeconomics for WM - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu07.10.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu07.10.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu14.10.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu14.10.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu21.10.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu21.10.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu28.10.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu28.10.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu04.11.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu04.11.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu11.11.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu11.11.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu18.11.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu18.11.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu25.11.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu25.11.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu02.12.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu02.12.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM
Thu09.12.202109:00 - 10:00Hörsaal 15 UE Makro Gr1
Thu09.12.202110:00 - 11:00Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 UE Makroökonomie für WM

Examination modalities

indepedent solution of problem sets and presentation at the blackboard (by Zoom if switch to distance learning is necessary)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
28.07.2021 09:00 13.10.2021 12:00 20.10.2021 20:00

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Gruppe 1 (9:00-9:45, Hörsaal 15)07.10.2021 20:0013.10.2021 12:00
Gruppe 2 (10:00-10:45, Seminarraum AD 03 - 1)07.10.2021 20:0013.10.2021 12:00

Curricula

Literature

Olivier Blanchard und Gerhard Illing, Makroökonomie, 7., aktualisierte und erweiterte Auflage, Pearson Studium, 2017

 

Accompanying courses

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

German