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This subject is not offered in 2009.
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316-312 Macroeconomics, and either 316-316 Basic Econometrics or 316-317 Econometrics, and 316-403 Advanced Macroeconomics
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This subject examines the use of open economy macroeconomic models in economic policy analysis. Topics include important Australian macroeconomic data sets; the design of macroeconometric and VAR models of the Australian economy; the derivation of policy multipliers; policy simulation techniques and sensitivity analysis of economy-wide models; recent developments in the theory of economic growth; and an examination of some current issues in macroeconomic policy.
Subject cancelled as per approval from President of the Academic Board.
A 3-hour end-of-semester examination (80%) and class assignments totalling approximately 2000 words (20%).
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