Macroeconomic Analysis – Bringing the Big Picture into Focus, Part 1


The economy is complex and dynamic, and falls under the influence of a wide range of natural and policy-induced forces. Making sense of it takes an understanding of sometimes conflicting economic theories and the ability to apply the right data to the right economic formulas. This two part course will introduce the following concepts: business cycle, fiscal policy, money and the banking systems, monetary policy and economic stabilization.