This class provides a survey of issues and models in macroeconomics, including long-run features of the economy, short-run fluctuations, and international aspects of the macroeconomy, plus the current macroeconomic situation and outlook. Students will be able to (1) define key macroeconomic concepts, (2) analyze macroeconomic models that combine these concepts, and (3) apply macroeconomic theory to analyze current economic issues and policies. Students will also develop familiarity with the current macroeconomic situation.
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