Course detail

LES5702 - Macroeconomics II

Credit hours

In-class work
per week
per week
10 weeks
120 hours

Humberto Francisco Silva Spolador

The aim of this graduate course is to present some aspects of modern macroeconomic theory and its
applications to understand and analyze contemporary economic issues.

The static general equilibrium model; The neoclassical growth model; Solow's growth model - stochastic
version; Savings in the overlapping generations model (OLG Model); The economy with fixed and
variable labor; Open economy with two sectors; Labor allocation in a two-sector economy; Exchange
rate and terms of trade.

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