Macroeconomics 2: Stochastic Recursive Macroeconomic Models (2017)

31/10/2017
29/11/2017
07/11/2017 23:55

Basic Information

  • Organizer: University of Helsinki
  • Location: Helsinki, Arkadiankatu 7, Economicum building
  • Time schedule (Please note that all changes to this original schedule will only be posted on the course home page, see above)
  • The course includes 18 hours of lectures and 8 hours of exercises,  a final exam and a possibility to retake the exam.

Teaching Staff

  • Instructor: Assistant Professor Marlène Isoré (University of Helsinki)
  • Teaching assistant: NN

Topics and learning objectives

  • Incomplete markets theory: uncertainty, stationarity, general equilibrium
  • Search and matching theory, and further applications to labor markets
  • Main textbook: Recursive Macroeconomic Theory by Ljungqvist, L. and Sargent, T., 2nd edition (2004) online or 3rd edition (2012), MIT Press, for paperback

Course Material