Course description

This course aims to provide students with an understanding of key macroeconomic concepts, theories, analytical tools, and empirical regularities. The focus is on the economy in the long run, particularly on economic growth and how it is affected by factors such as physical capital, human capital, institutions, economic policy, and international integration. The theory will be applied to current macroeconomic issues.

Lecturer and Examiner:
Johan Söderberg. Office hours: by agreement, room A789,
phone: 08-16 77 62, e-mail:

Group teacher: TBA

Veronika Wallinder. Office hours: Mon-Thu, 12.30-13.30, room A491,
phone 08 16 31 12, e-mail:


Course information

Literature: Lecture notes. Will be posted on the course web on Mondo.