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ECONOMICS

ECON-630 Monetary Economics (3) Course Level: Graduate

Monetary Economics (3) Overview of major theories relating money supply and interest rates to inflation and growth in the short- and long-runs. Review of contemporary research on central banks and alternative methods of making monetary policy in advanced industrial, emerging market, and developing economies. Practice with basic econometric methods used in monetary-policy analysis. Usually Offered: fall. Prerequisite: ECON-601 or ECON-802, and ECON-605 or ECON-705.