This course page supports a course on advanced macroeconomics as taught by Christian Ghiglino of the University of Essex in 2009-10. The main topics are: 1) Innovation and diffusion; 2) Theories of the Real Business Cycle; 3) Fiscal policy and some monetary policy, 4) Models with heterogeneous agents with special interest on the relations between growth, the income distribution and credit restrictions, and 5) Models with endogenous fertility and migration. It includes a course outline / reading list, lecture presentations / notes, problem sets (with solutions) and past exams.
Curricula and Syllabi in Advanced Macroeconomics
Christian Ghiglino, Department of Economics. University of Essex
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C Jones, University of California, Berkeley
This course web page is a syllabus with embedded links to various readings, problem sets and exams. It supports a course on Economic Growth (2nd Year Macro Field Course) as taught by C. Jones of University of California at Berkeley in 2004.