Macroeconomics course materials
COURSE PROGRAMME A. A. COURSE. 2015-2016
Single Module – 10 CFU
National accounting lines. Aggregate supply and demand. The IS-LM model. Consumption and savings. Investment expenditure. Money and monetary policy. The public sector. The international economy. The labour market and unemployment. Diseases: public deficit and debt. Economic growth.
Inflation and money growth. The market for goods and money in an open economy. The role of expectations. Monetary policy. Fiscal policy: public deficit and debt. Stagnation and depression. Problems related to high unemployment and high inflation.
O. Blanchard, Scoprire la macroeconomia I. Quello che non si può non sapere, Il Mulino, capp.1-10
O. Blanchard, Scoprire la macroeconomia Vol II. Un Passo in più, Il Mulino, u.e., capp. 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Other bibliographic references will be provided during the course
Slides for lessons