105.691 Advanced Macroeconomics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

The aim is to bring students closer to the research frontier in monetary and fiscal policy. To this end, students will present a research paper in class and discuss the paper in a short seminar thesis.

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • list key issues and questions that are central to monetary and fiscal policy;
  • critically assess the basic theoretical models in modern macroeconomics that try to explain the key empirical relationships;
  • set-up DSGE models to analyse the relationships between macroeconomic key variables;
  • apply the key methods used to solve DSGE models;
  • analyze DSGE models, e.g., compare their equilibrium predictions to the data;
  • assess monetary policy within DSGE models;
  • present arguments based on theory, logic and factual data to other people;
  • write a bachelor-thesis in macroeconomics.

Subject of course

  • Monetary policy
  • Fiscal policy
  • Monetary and fiscal policy interaction

Teaching methods

  • Guidelines to prepare the presentation and thesis;
  • Occasional workshop meetings to give feedback on drafts, open questions etc;
  • LaTeX template to practice scientific word processing;
  • Individual feedback upon demand.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed14:00 - 15:0005.10.2022 - 25.01.2023Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed13:00 - 15:0009.11.2022 - 30.11.2022Zeichensaal 3 Seminar
Wed14:00 - 17:0014.12.2022Sem.R. DA grün 04 Seminar
Advanced Macroeconomics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed05.10.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed12.10.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed19.10.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed09.11.202213:00 - 15:00Zeichensaal 3 Seminar
Wed09.11.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed16.11.202213:00 - 15:00Zeichensaal 3 Seminar
Wed16.11.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed23.11.202213:00 - 15:00Zeichensaal 3 Seminar
Wed23.11.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed30.11.202213:00 - 15:00Zeichensaal 3 Seminar
Wed30.11.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed07.12.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed14.12.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed14.12.202214:00 - 17:00Sem.R. DA grün 04 Seminar
Wed21.12.202214:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed11.01.202314:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed18.01.202314:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691
Wed25.01.202314:00 - 15:00Sem.R. DB gelb 04 105.691

Examination modalities

Presentation and seminar thesis.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
21.09.2022 09:00 02.10.2022 23:59 17.10.2022 23:59

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 203 Statistics and Mathematics in Economics
033 526 Business Informatics STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

  • 105.606 Macroeconomics for WM (VO)
  • 105.605 Microeconomics for WM (VO)
  • 105.690 Advanced Macroeconomics (VO)

Preceding courses

Continuative courses

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

English