|Status:||Bachelors - All
BEF - core
Semester - winter
|Course supervisors:|| prof. Roman Horváth Ph.D.
|Literature:||N. Gregory Mankiw (2010). Macroeconomics (7th Edition). Worth Publishers.
Alternative textbook: J. Robert Barro (2010), Intermediate Macro 1e, South Western, Cengage Learning.
|Description:||This course gives an introduction to the macroeconomics at the intermediate level. The course will be strictly model-based. Upon successfully passing the course, you will be able to rigorously analyze and answer questions such as:
Why are some countries are rich while other countries remain poor?
Why cannot some people find a job?
Why is there inflation? Why is it bad?
What can policymakers do about inflation?
Can government policy be expansive and maintain low inflation at the same time?