Spring 2020 - ECON 105 D200
Principles of Macroeconomics (4)
Class Number: 1834
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 22, 2020
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
1 778 782-9681
The principal elements of theory concerning money and income, distribution, social accounts, public finance, international trade, comparative systems, and development and growth. Students with credit for ECON 205 cannot take ECON 105 for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Soc.
This course is designed to introduce the basic concepts of macroeconomics. These include, among others: growth, inflation, unemployment, interest rates and aggregate supply and demand. These issues will be analyzed in this course both through basic macroeconomic models and through illustrative examples from the experience of the Canadian economy.
- Supply and demand
- Growth and the determinants of aggregate supply
- Determinants of aggregate demand and fiscal policy
- Money supply, interest rates and monetary policy
- Inflation and unemployment
- The global economy
- Homework assignments 10%
- Quizzes 20%
- Midterm exam 30%
- Final exam 40%
Principles of Macroeconomics, 8th Canadian Edition, Nelson, 2019. (Mankiw, Kneebone and McKenzie).
Macroeconomics: 5th Canadian edition. Worth Publishing, 2014. (Mankiw & Scarth).
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