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Course WIW-VWL-MAK-K-1

Macroeconomics (3V+1U, 6.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes and tutorials (V/U/T) 6.0 CP
3 V Lecture 45 h 90 h
1 U Exercise class/tutorial (in small groups) 15 h 30 h
(3V+1U) 6.0 CP 60 h 120 h

Basedata

SWS 3V+1U
CP, Effort 6.0 CP = 180 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [1] Bachelor (General)
Language [DE] German
Lecturers
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Notice

Size of exercise classes/tutorials:
  • tutorials: max. 30 students
  • exercise classes: max. 150 students

Contents

National Accounts

Closed Economy: short-run (IS-LM model) and long-run (AD-AS model), inflation and unemployment (Phillips curve)

Open economy

Measuring unemployment and inflation

Model wage bargaining, introduction of taxes

Literature

  • O. Blanchard; G. Illing: Makroökonomie, 5. aktualisierte u. erweiterte Auflage, München 2009.
  • Lecture Notes
  • Problem Sets

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [WIW-VWL-MAK-K-1]

Module Name Context
[SO-00-118-M-1] Political economy with a focus on economics P: Obligatory 3V+1U, 6.0 LP
[SO-118-M-1] Modul SG-10c: Studium Generale: Wirtschaftswissenschaften WP: Obligation to choose 3V+1U, 6.0 LP
[WIW-VWL-MAK-M-1] Macroeconomics P: Obligatory 3V+1U, 6.0 LP