Excerpt from course description

Advanced Macroeconomics


The course description is available in English only.

Course content

Growth theory

  • Neoclassical Growth
  • Endogenous Growth
  • Overlapping Generation Models
  • Problem set 1

Equilibrium models

  • Dynamic Programming
  • Consumption Theory
  • Investment Theory
  • Search Theory
  • Problem set 2

Business cycle and topics

  • Complete Markets
  • Real Business Cycle Theory
  • Topics: Incomplete Markets Models
  • Problem set 3

There will be 10 lectures, 5 lectures on each part. Students are required to participate in class – both in discussions and by presenting models/material from the reading lists –  as well as solve and hand in solutions to exercises and problems.


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