Summer 2020 - ECON 105 D100
Principles of Macroeconomics (4)
Class Number: 1729
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Aug 18, 2020
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
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 is an introduction to macroeconomics, a study of how a national economy behaves on the aggregate level. We will examine the measures of the national income, inflation and unemployment, business cycles and stabilization policies, the role of money and banking system, inflation and interest rates, international trade and exchange rates, economic growth and policies that promote economic growth.
- Macroeconomic Aggregates
- Short-Run Equilibrium Models
- Business Cycles and Stabilization Policies
- Long-Run Equilibrium Models
- Economic Growth and Policies
- Money, Banking, Interest and Monetary Policies
- International Trade, Exchange Rates and Trade Policies
- Online quizzes 10%
- Assignments 25%
- Midterm test 25%
- Final exam 40%
Christopher T.S. Ragan, Macroeconomics, Sixteenth Canadian Edition, Pearson Canada, 2019.
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