Money, Banking, and Financial Markets|
Fall 2018 not offered
This course applies macroeconomic theory and econometric tools to selected topics in money, banking, and financial markets. The course will cover monetary policy, financial crisis, financial regulation, and the role of financial development in economic growth. Students will replicate the key empirical results in the literature throughout the semester and, toward the end of the semester, write an empirical paper of their own. Proficiency in statistical softwares (e.g., Eviews or Stata) is required.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ECON-MN)(ECON)
|Examination and Assignments: |
7 problem sets, 3 presentations, 1 midterm exam, 1 quiz, a research paper, cumulative final exam
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Students who complete ECON341 cannot receive credit toward the ECON or MECO major for ECON241 or vice versa.