Advanced Studies Program

Macroeconomics in Open Economies

09 Aug 2017

This course will study the fundamental theories of international macroeconomics, as well as their application for issues of current interest in the academic literature, and their implications for monetary and exchange rate policies. It will involve theoretical readings applying tools of dynamic programming. Several short problem sets will be assigned during the course. A useful reference for background material is the following textbook: Uribe, Martin and Schmitt-Grohe, Stephanie. Open Economy Macroeconomics. Princeton University Press, 2017.

Institut für Weltwirtschaft

The course website contains links to the readings as well as homework assignments: http://faculty.econ.ucdavis.edu/faculty/bergin/kiel/