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Fall 2017-2018
ECO 521   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Advanced Macroeconomic Theory I

Christopher A. Sims
Arlene Wong

Topics vary from year to year, reflecting current developments and the instructor's interests. Topics covered in past years have included methods of numerical analysis and econometric testing of equilibrium business cycle models, the role of monetary and fiscal policy in inflation determination, the nature of optimal monetary policy, dynamic games and time consistency in macroeconomic policy formation, central banking, and the theories of price stickiness.

Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Mid Term Exam - 50%
Final Exam - 50%

Other Requirements:
Open to Graduate Students Only.

Other information:
Qualified undergraduates must receive written permission from the instructor to register for the course.


Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20652 L01 09:00:00 am - 10:30:00 am M W   Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building   A02   Enrolled:9 Limit:25