ECON5021 MACROECONOMIC THEORY
This course emphasizes the application of recent theoretical analyses on macroeconomic fluctuations and growth. It is an advanced course on contemporary macroeconomic theories with the aim to bring students to the frontier of current research.
The main topic of this course is dynamic general equilibrium models and their applications, particularly in relation to explaining consumption/saving, investment, unemployment, business cycles and economic growth. Policy implications are also derived.