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ECON 3545 International Finance and Macroeconomics

Course description

This course will examine the determinants of international capital flows and their consequences for growth and volatility. Basic analytical models in international finance, including those related to exchange rate dynamics, will be covered. Emerging market perspectives on these issues will be emphasized, with a particular focus on the economies of China, and India. The course will analyze the challenges created by rising global financial integration for monetary policy, financial regulation and other policies. Students will be required to write an independent research paper. Outcome 1: Demonstrate ability to formulate a research topic, conduct independent quantitative research, and write a substantive research paper.


ECON 2300 , or ECON 3040 , or equivalent. Intermediate econometrics/statistics (e.g., ECON 3120 ) desirable.


ECON 3545 001-LEC On-campus 6-week session

The ECON 3545 001-LEC section of this course has been canceled.

ECON 3545 002-LEC On-campus 3-week session

Session:3-week session
Class dates:May 30-June 22, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 1 PM - 4 PM Goldwin Smith Hall G24
Instructor:Wang, F. (fw257)
Max. enroll:30
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.
Related:Cross-listed with AEM 4545 002-LEC

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