Course description

The course aims at providing students with a thorough understanding of key macroeconomic concepts, theories, analytical tools, and empirical regularities. The focus is on monetary and fiscal policy, business cycles, and consumption and investment theory. If time allows, the course also covers exchange rate determination and international capital flows. The theories will be applied to current macroeconomic issues.

Lecturer and Examiner:
Anna Seim

Group teacher:
Mohammadreza Farajpour

Course administrator:
Veronika Wallinder

Course information

  • Swedish syllabus
  • English syllabus
  • Schedule NB! Changes may occur!
  • Athena: TBA
  • Readings: David Romer, Advanced Macroeconomics, McGraw-Hill Irwin, Latest edition
                       Lecture notes

NOTE! Compulsory registration in due time for written exams. You sign up for the written exam through www.student.ladok.se