This is an advanced graduate-level mini-course in international macroeconomics and finance. The course focuses on applied theory and empirical stylized facts. This course is targeted to advanced students in economics and related disciplines.
The course has 3 objectives: To introduce and investigate both classic and new economic issues at the frontier of current research in international macroeconomics and finance; To create a mental framework and intuitive understanding of important and active questions; and introduce you to the frontier of research in terms of data and research methodology.
Prof. Matteo Maggiori (Harvard)