The course aims to provide deeper insights into macroeconomic theory and its application to current macroeconomic policy problems.
The main topics are economic growth, determination of employment, monetary and fiscal policy in a small open economy, exchange rate determination, the causes and effects of government budget deficits and external imbalances.
Course description for study year 2022-2023. Please note that changes may occur.
Instruction is given in the form of lectures and group exercises/seminars.
Assessment: The course is examined on the basis of a written examination. Students may be awarded examination credits through partial examination consisting of voluntary written assignments during the course.