MAE905 - Macroeconomic Theory and Policy

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in M800 or M900.

Unit chair:

F Carli

Prerequisite:

Nil.

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class each week

Content

This unit equips students with recent development and analytical rigour of macroeconomics. It studies the long-run economic growth and fluctuations; the role and impacts of macroeconomic policies on output, unemployment, and general price levels; and alternative schools of macroeconomics.  The unit provides a bridge to advanced research.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual) - Problem Set - 25%

Assessment 2 (individual) - Problem Set - 25%

Examination (three hours ) - 50%

Hurdle requirement: Achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

Unit Fee Information

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