14.06 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory

As taught in: Spring 2003

A War Bonds Poster from WWII with the headline 'The Greatest Investment on Earth'.

A War Bonds Poster from WWII. (Image courtesy of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, http://www.nara.gov.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Prof. Huntley Schaller

Course Features

Course Highlights

All problem sets for this course are provided in the assignments section. The midterm and final, complete with solutions, are also available in the exams section.

Course Description

This course is a survey of modern macroeconomics at a fairly advanced level. Topics include neoclassical and new& growth theory, consumption and saving behavior, investment, and unemployment. It also includes use of the dynamic programming techniques. Assignments include problem sets and written discussions of macroeconomic events. This course is recommended for students planning to apply to graduate school in economics.