Fall 2008

Open-Economy Macroeconomics

Listed in: Economics, as ECON-33


Beth V. Yarbrough (Section 01)


This course uses macroeconomic analysis to examine economic relationships among countries. Issues addressed include foreign exchange markets, the balance of payments, and the implications of openness for the efficacy of various macroeconomic policies. Also included are discussions of the special macroeconomic problems of developing countries and of the history of the international monetary system. Not open to students who have taken Economics 76. Requisite: Economics 11. Limited to 50 students. Fall semester. Professor B. Yarbrough.