Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Three hours of lectures per week |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Please refer to Prerequisites and Corequisites.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Students may not gain credit for both ECON40005 Macroeconomic Techniques and ECON90021 Macroeconomic Techniques.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry. |
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CoordinatorDr Lawrence Uren
Introduction to recent developments in macroeconomics. Students will learn how to formulate and solve stochastic dynamic economic models and to apply these techniques to a number of substantive issues in consumption, asset pricing, business cycle theory, monetary economics, and labour economics.
|Objectives:||Information not available.|
A 1.5-hour mid-semester examination (20%), 3-hour final examination (50%) and class assignments of up to 3000 words (30%).
|Prescribed Texts:||You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students may not gain credit for both 316-406 Macroeconomic Techniques and 316-671 Macroeconomic Techniques.
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