Summer 2019 - ECON 105 D100
Principles of Macroeconomics (4)
Class Number: 1802
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Aug 14, 2019
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
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 will provide an overview of macroeconomic issues: the determination of output, employment, unemployment, interest rates, and inflation. Monetary and fiscal policies are discussed, as are public debt and international economic issues. It introduces basic models of macroeconomics and illustrates principles with the experience of Canada and other economies.
- Gains from trade
- Supply and demand
- Measuring output and the price level
- Long-run economic growth
- Savings, investment, and the financial system
- Money and inflation
- Open economy macroeconomics
- Short-run economic fluctuations
- Tutorial participation and assignments 10%
- Miterm #1 20%
- Midterm #2 20%
- Final exam 50%
Mankiw, Kneebone, and McKenzie, Principles of Macroeconomics, 7th Canadian Edition. Nelson, 2017.
Mankiw. Study Guide for Mankiw’s Principles of Macroeconomics. 7th Canadian Edition. Nelson, 2017.
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