Macroeconomic Analysis II

Time I: 
Wednesday,
08:00am to 10:00am
Time II: 
Wednesday,
10:00am to 12:00pm
Time III: 
Wednesday,
08:30am to 12:00pm
Venue I: 
1st part: TU Berlin, Main Building, Room H 2038
Venue II: 
1st part: TU Berlin, Main Building, Room 3008
Venue III: 
2nd part: HU Berlin, Spandauer Straße 1, Room 21a
Description: 

The following topics will be taught: Asset pricing; advanced preference theory such as Epstein-Zin; dynamic contracts and applications; growth models, OLG models; Money and models of price and wage rigidities; economic policy and time consistency, applied VAR analysis.
This will be complemented by deepening the knowledge regarding mathematical and econometric tools, such as MATLAB and/or EViews.

Organisation:
The first part of the course, i.e. from April 11 to May 23, 2012 will be taught by Frank Heinemann at the TU Berlin. Monique Ebell will hold the second part, i.e. from May 30 to July 11, 2012 at HU Berlin.

Exam:
Written exam (90 min)

Credits: 
9.00
Semester: 
Spring 2012
Affiliation: 
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Technische Universität Berlin