Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory

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

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Spring 2003



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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.

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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.

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Huntley Schaller. 14.06 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory. Spring 2003. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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