Short Course in International Macroeconomics

Guest Instructor: 
Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe
Martin Uribe
Time I: 
Wednesday, 10:30am to Friday, 12:00pm
Venue I: 
DIW Anna J. Schwartz Room (5.2.010)

Requirements: The final grade will be based on a take-home exam.

Summary Course Description: This mini-course aims to acquaint students with selected topics at the frontier of research in International Macroeconomics. It covers developments in a number of topics relevant for understanding the workings of open economies, including financial frictions, sovereign default, nominal frictions, exchange-rate policy, terms-of-trade shocks, real exchange-rate determination, and international aspects of business-cycle analysis.

Location: DIW Berlin, Mohrenstraße 58, 10117 Berlin (Mitte) - Anna J. Schwartz Room (5.2.010)

Lecture 1, May 2, 10:30-12
Lecture 2, May 3, 10:30-12
Lecture 3, May 3, 2:30-4
Lecture 4, May 4, 10:30-12

Spring 2018
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
End date of the whole course: 
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 12:00pm