Shu Lin Wee,
B.A. in Economics, B.S. in Economics, B.S. in Economics and Statistics, B.S. in Economics and Mathematical Sciences, Additional Major in Economics, Additional Major in Economics and Statistics, Required
Through macroeconomic models built upon microeconomic foundations, insights are developed into economic growth processes and business cycles. Topics include aggregation and measurement, national income, business cycle measurement, economic welfare theorems and social inefficiencies, the effect of government fiscal policy upon employment and productivity, and the relationship between investment, interest rates and economic growth. Minimum grade standard of "C" applies of only to economics courses.
Lecture: 160 min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk
S.D.Williamson, "Macroeconomics" (5th edition), Prentice Hall, 2010.