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Advanced Macroeconomic Theory

Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)


The overall objective of the course is to introduce the student to current research methods while providing an overview of modern macroeconomic theory. Long-run growth and development are analysed, as well as short-run fluctuations and the effects of economic policy. Specific topics include consumption, business-cycle theory, unemployment, inflation, monetary and fiscal policy, and growth theory.

Prerequisites and selection


To be eligible for the course Advanced Macroeconomic Theory, the participant must fulfil the entrance qualifications for the Master of Science programme in Economics or Master of Science programme in Finance