607.150 (19W) Advanced Macroeconomics: DSGE I

Wintersemester 2019/20

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Lehrende/r
LV-Titel englisch
Advanced Macroeconomics: DSGE I
LV-Art
Vorlesung-Kurs (prüfungsimmanente LV )
Semesterstunde/n
2.0
ECTS-Anrechungspunkte
4.0
Anmeldungen
2 (30 max.)
Organisationseinheit
Unterrichtssprache
Englisch
LV-Beginn
15.10.2019
eLearning
zum Moodle-Kurs

LV-Beschreibung

Intendierte Lernergebnisse

Master and PhD students in economics and business administration. The course is part of the curriculum of the doctoral program MSOBE.

Inhalt/e

DSGE (dynamic stochastic general equilibrium) models, their computation and some applications. 

Erwartete Vorkenntnisse

Working knowledge of the English language; basic knowledge of economics; basics ofc alculus and linear algebra; some knowledge of intermediate economics desirable.

Literatur

Main textbook: Burkhard Heer, AlfredMaussner, Dynamic General Equilibrium Modeling: Computational Methods andApplications. 2nd ed., Springer, Berlin 2009.

Recommended additional textbooks: Ben J. Heijdra, Foundations of Modern Macroeconomics. 3. Aufl., Oxford University Press, Oxford 2017.

Jordi Galí, Monetary Policy, Inflation, and the Business Cacle. An Introduction to the New Keynesian Framework. Princeton University, Princeton 2008.

Lars Ljungqvist, Thomas J. Sargent, Recursive Macroeconomic Theory. 4. Aufl., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA 2018.

David Romer, Advanced Macroeconomics. 5. Aufl., McGraw-Hill, New York 2018.

Prüfungsinformationen

Prüfungsmethode/n

Prerequisites for a positive assessment:

Oral and written examination at the end of the course (40 % each). Alternative: written seminar paper.

Execution of some exercises (10 %).

Positive assessment of the participation in the discussions (10 %).

Regular attendance.

Beurteilungskriterien/-maßstäbe

Note on the seminar paper: The topic of the paper will be given individually to each student by the lecturer after having discussed the aims of the Master/PhD student (his/her previous work and/or intended dissertation fields). There will be ample time to deliver the paper after the end of the course until February 29, 2020 midnight. It shall show the student’s ability to apply the techniques taught in the course to a problem close to his/her interests and prepare him/her for successful work on his Master/PhD thesis. The paper can be written in either English or German.

Note on the participation in the discussions: Questions for a better understanding of the presentations, the text or the exercises can be asked anytime. Only successful and positive contributions to the discussion will be assessed. Never hesitate asking anything if you feel it to be necessary!!

Beurteilungsschema

Note/Grade Benotungsschema

Position im Curriculum

  • Doktoratsprogramm Modeling, Simulation and Optimization in Business and Economics (SKZ: ---, Version: 16W.1)
    • Fach: Modelling, Simulation, Optimization in Business and Economics (Pflichtfach)
      • Modelling, Simulation, Optimization in Business and Economics ( 0.0h XX / 0.0 ECTS)
        • 607.150 Advanced Macroeconomics: DSGE I (2.0h VC / 4.0 ECTS)
  • Doktoratsstudium Doktoratsstudium der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften (SKZ: 300, Version: 18W.1)
    • Fach: Studienleistungen gem. § 3 Abs. 2a des Curriculums (Pflichtfach)
      • Studienleistungen gem. § 3 Abs. 2a des Curriculums ( 0.0h XX / 80.0 ECTS)
        • 607.150 Advanced Macroeconomics: DSGE I (2.0h VC / 4.0 ECTS)
  • Doktoratsstudium Doktoratsstudium der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften (SKZ: 300, Version: 12W.4)
    • Fach: Studienleistungen gem. § 3 Abs. 2a des Curriculums (Pflichtfach)
      • Studienleistungen gem. § 3 Abs. 2a des Curriculums ( 40.0h XX / 80.0 ECTS)
        • 607.150 Advanced Macroeconomics: DSGE I (2.0h VC / 4.0 ECTS)
  • Doktoratsstudium Doktoratsstudium der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften (SKZ: 784, Version: 12W.4)
    • Fach: Studienleistungen gem. § 3 Abs. 2a des Curriculums (Pflichtfach)
      • Studienleistungen gem. § 3 Abs. 2a des Curriculums ( 40.0h XX / 80.0 ECTS)
        • 607.150 Advanced Macroeconomics: DSGE I (2.0h VC / 4.0 ECTS)

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