Advanced Macroeconomics

Module code: EC3001

How does an economy get to where it is? What economic principle does one nation need to employ to have a rapid economic growth that other nations haven't achieved? These are some of the themes that this will module will try to tackle and provide answers to. You will identify the main driving forces behind a nation's economic growth and what policies nations use to achieve higher GDP growth.

Topics covered

  • Capital accumulation and economic growth
  • Endogenous growth

Learning

  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 5 hours of seminars
  • 125 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Coursework (20%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (80%)