Course syllabus E15-0024-I - Macroeconomics and International Economics (FEM - SS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Economics and Management
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Macroeconomics and International Economics
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture3 hours weekly / 39 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Business Economics - master (required), 2. semester
Business Economics - master (required), 2. semester
Level of study:
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 objective of this course is to explain impacts of global financial markets, european integation, expectations, structural changes, fiscal and monetary policies as well as other poicies on the functioning of national economy, firms and households.
Course contents:
Measuring economic activity. Model IS-LM-AS-AD. Monetary and fiscal policy. Labor market and capital markets. Consumption andinvestment. Phillips curve. Economic growth. Expectations. Stocks and bonds. Open economy. Exchange rate. European monetary integration. Global economic problems ad institutions.
Recommended or required reading:
Krugman, P.,Obstfeld, M.: International Economics, Harper Collins

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 1414

19,2 %17,7 %
23,1 %
19,9 %
19,4 %
0,7 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Ema Lazorčáková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Dimuth Nambuge, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Ján Pokrivčák, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor)
Last modification:
22. 10. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Ján Pokrivčák, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Iveta Kunová on 10/22/2019.

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