MAE905 - Macroeconomic Theory and Policy

Unit details

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
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Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in M800 or M900.

Unit chair:

E Gahramanov





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour seminar each week


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


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.


Assignment (Quantitative) 20%, Written Assignment (Essay) 4000 words 40%, Examination 2 hours 40%

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