Econ 511b. General Economic Theory: Macroeconomics

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Day / time: 
Monday/Wednesday 9:00-10:20
Course Type: 
Graduate
Course term: 
Spring
Year: 
2017
Instructor(s): 
Location: 
Room B8

Monetary theory and modern theories of short-run fluctuations (real business cycle theory and sticky price theories), and the conduct of monetary policy (monetary policy rules, advantages of credible policy commitments). Theory of dynamic factor demand and empirical models of investment. Equilibrium job search and unemployment. Continuous time Dynamic Programming with diffusion and jump processes.

Semester offered: 
Spring