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Intermediate Macroeconomics I - JEM177
Anglický název: Intermediate Macroeconomics I
Český název: Intermediate Macroeconomics I
Zajišťuje: Institut ekonomických studií (23-IES)
Fakulta: Fakulta sociálních věd
Platnost: od 2019
Semestr: zimní
E-Kredity: 6
Způsob provedení zkoušky: zimní s.:
Rozsah, examinace: zimní s.:2/2 Zk [hodiny/týden]
Počet míst: neurčen / neurčen (88)
Minimální obsazenost: neomezen
Virtuální mobilita / počet míst: ne
Stav předmětu: vyučován
Jazyk výuky: angličtina
Způsob výuky: prezenční
Je zajišťováno předmětem: JEB114
Poznámka: předmět je možno zapsat mimo plán
povolen pro zápis po webu
při zápisu přednost, je-li ve stud. plánu
Garant: prof. Roman Horváth, Ph.D.
Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili
Vyučující: prof. Roman Horváth, Ph.D.
Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili
Ing. Michal Kuchta
Sophio Togonidze
Třída: Courses not for incoming students
Neslučitelnost : JEB114
Je neslučitelnost pro: JEB114
Termíny zkoušek   Rozvrh   Nástěnka   
Anotace -
Poslední úprava: Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili (15.10.2020)
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Let me kindly ask not to send your questions to Mr Horvath, he does not teach the course.

Feel free to contact Mr Kudashvili at nikoloz.kudashvili@cerge-ei.cz in case you have any questions.
You are encouraged to ask questions during the lectures and/or seminars.
!!! Send an email to your professors in case the question cannot be asked during the seminar or lecture!!!

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This course gives an introduction to the macroeconomics at the intermediate level. The course will be strictly model-based. Upon successfully passing the course, you will be able to rigorously analyze and answer questions such as:

Why are some countries are rich while other countries remain poor?

Why cannot some people find a job?

Why is there inflation? Why is it bad?

What can policymakers do about inflation?

Can government policy be expansive and maintain low inflation at the same time?

Cíl předmětu -
Poslední úprava: prof. Roman Horváth, Ph.D. (07.01.2019)

The students will learn the basic concepts in macroeconomics in order to be able to understand and be able to discuss the topics such as the evolution of inflation, the determinants of economic growth or external imbalances.

Podmínky zakončení předmětu -
Poslední úprava: Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili (09.09.2021)
  • 5%  of the grade: Attendance and participation
  • 15%  of the grade: Problem sets     
  • 30%  of the grade: Midtrm exam
  • 50%  of the grade: Final exam

Pass:  Both 50% of total points  AND  50% of final exam.

Literatura -
Poslední úprava: Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili (05.10.2020)

Primary textbook:

N. Gregory Mankiw (2010). Macroeconomics (7th Edition). Worth Publishers. 




Alternative textbook: J. Robert Barro (2010), Intermediate Macro 1e, South Western, Cengage Learning.

Metody výuky -
Poslední úprava: Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili (14.09.2021)

The lecture accompanied by the seminars.

Here is the link to the Lectures [FRIDAY 17:00] and Seminars [MONDAY 08:00-09:20 & Thursday 08:00-09:20]
 
 
 Lecture - Friday 17:00 -18:20 (Room 109)

Seminar 1 - Monday 8:00-9:20 (Room 314)
Seminar 2 - Thursday 8:00-9:20  (Room 206)
Požadavky ke zkoušce -
Poslední úprava: Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili (09.09.2021)
  • 5%  of the grade: Attendance and participation
  • 15%  of the grade: Problem sets     
  • 30%  of the grade: Midtrm exam
  • 50%  of the grade: Final exam

Pass:  Both 50% of total points  AND  50% of final exam.

Sylabus -
Poslední úprava: Mgr. Nikoloz Kudashvili (09.09.2021)

AY 2021-2022: There will be no seminars in the first week of the winter semester. The first lecture will take place on the first of October.

The first seminar will take place on the fourth and seventh of October, 2021.

 

1) The Science of Macroeconomics, The Data of Macroeconomics [Chapters 1 and 2]

2) National Income - Where It Comes From Where It Goes [Chapter 3]

3) Money and Inflation [Chapter 4]

4) Money and Banking System [Chapter 19]

5) Open Economy - Balance of Payments, Saving and Investment in Small Open Economy, Net Exports; Exchange Rate - Real and Nominal, Power Parity Purchase, Fixed Exchange Rate Regime [Chapter 5]

6) Unemployment - Labor Demand, Labor Loss, Job Finding, Natural Rate of Unemployment, Types of Unemployment  [Chapter 6]

7) Economic Growth I - Solow Model, Capital Accumulation, Golden Rule of Capital, Population Growth [Chapters 7 and 8]

8) Economic Growth I - Solow Model, Capital Accumulation, Golden Rule of Capital, Population Growth [Chapters 7 and 8]

9) Economic Growth II - Progress in Solow Model, Policy to Promote Growth, Balanced Growth Path  [Chapters 7 and 8]

10) Endogenous Growth Theory, Growth Accounting [Chapters 7 and 8]

11) Government Debt and Budget Deficits [Chapter 16]

12) Final exam

 

 Midterm exam will take place on the 12th of November.

 

Final exam dates:

TBD

 

Grading:

  • A: 90.1-100
  • B: 80.1-90
  • C: 70.1-80
  • D: 60.1-70
  • E: 50.1-60
  • F: 0-50

 

Here is the Moodle website for the course:

https://dl1.cuni.cz/enrol/index.php?id=12336

Password: macro

 
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