Intermediate Macroeconomics

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Intermediate Macroeconomics

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Economics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    ICMB201

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    An analysis of the relationship between product, money security and labor markets and the foreign sector in determining their general economic stability. Emphasis will be placed on their effects on income, employment and general price level and the study of the influences of classical and Keynesian theory on economic problems and the policy implications.

    Course Objectives:

    Understand the meanings and implications of important macroeconomic variables such as real output, unemployment, inflation, and interest rate. Understand how various markets in the economy; labor market, product market, and money market operate and coordinate with each other. Understand the models and assumptions of different economic thories in explaining business cycle and economic growth, including theories’ recommendations on how to conduct the policy, and theories’ criticisms. Criticize current fiscal and monetary policies, and recommend whether, when, and how to adopt the policies

    Teaching Methods:

    All materials will be covered by lecturing during the class time. Examples and case studies will be discussed through question-answer time. Class participations are encouraged.

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