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.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Seminars or lectures and tutorials totalling three hours per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
|Prerequisites:|| ECON90003 Macroeconomics |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|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.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr May Li
|Subject Overview:||This subject builds on the work covered in 316-312 Macroeconomics. The focus is on providing a detailed coverage of particular topics of contemporary importance. Topics covered may include: macroeconomic dynamics, macroeconomic models of the open economy, economic growth, credit rationing, the monetary transmission mechanism, irreversibility and investment, problems in designing and implementing macroeconomic policies, and analyses of unemployment and the labour market.|
|Objectives:||On successful completion of this subject students should be able to: |
|Prescribed Texts:||You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
Doctor of Philosophy - Business and Economics |
Master of Commerce - Economics
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