Course syllabus E15-0026-I - Advanced Macroeconomics (FEM - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Economics and Management
Course unit code: E15-0026-I
Course unit title: Advanced Macroeconomics
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Semester: Internacional Economics and Development - master (required), 1. semester
International Economics and Development - master (required), 1. semester
International Economics and Development - master (required), 1. semester
International Economics and Development - master (required), 1. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Midterm written exam 30 points, final written exam 30 points, assignment project paper with presentation 30 points, coursework 10 points. The student can achieve the evaluation grade A if he receives at least 93 points, grade B if he receives at least 86 points, grade C if he receives at least 79 points, grade D if he receives at least 72 points and grade E if he receives at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of the course is to introduce students to the most essential topics in macroeconomics and to provide a broad grounding for the more detailed analysis. Theory-oriented lectures will be accompanied by a series of tutorial classes in which problem sets will be discussed.
Course contents:
Measuring economic indicators, IS-LM model and AS-AD model,Economic Growth, Capital Accumulation,
Technological Progress, Expectations, Macroeconomic Policy in an Open Economy, Monetary Integration and the Global Finance System.
Recommended or required reading:
Recommended:
Blanchard and Johnson. Macroeconomics, 2012, Prentice Hall
Mlynarovič, Miťková, Makroekonomická analýza, 2010, IURA edition

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Notes:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 73

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Name of lecturer(s): Dimuth Hasantha Nambuge, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
prof. Ing. Ján Pokrivčák, PhD. (lecturer, person responsible for course)
doc. Ing. Artan Qineti, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Last modification: 22. 10. 2018
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Ján Pokrivčák, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Iveta Kunová on 10/22/2018.

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