GECO
6203

Advanced Macroeconomics II

New School for Social Research: Economics

Liberal Arts
Graduate Course
Majors Only
Advanced Macroeconomics 2
Spring 2024
Taught By: Nishu Mehrish and Willi Semmler
Section: A

CRN: 14458

Credits: 3

We will cover topics such as: 1) Long swings in economic growth, business cycles and financial cycles 2) Non-Renewable resources and resource boom-bust cycles 3) Macroeconomics of climate change, climate disasters, and climate policies 4) Wage, income and wealth inequalities: Theory and empirical evidence 5) Globalization, the labor market, and the Phillips-Curve: Recent work 6) Financial market, financial intermediaries, and financial instability: Recent work 7) Conventional and unconventional monetary policies: Recent work 8) Fiscal Policy, the multiplier and evolution of sovereign debt: Recent work 8) Fiscal Policy, the multiplier and evolution of sovereign debt 9) Labor market, new technology, employment and wage disparities 10) Pandemic-driven global meltdown and policies This course is accepted as a three-credit course relevant for MA, MS, and Ph.D. students (for Ph.D. students as preparation for the QE in Macro). For MA students some knowledge of macroeconomics such as Grad Macro is needed. More advanced students will also be introduced to Keynesian macroeconomic dynamics, regime switching modeling and some multi-regime econometrics. Students are also welcome to register for auditing the course. If you are interested in such a topic class and if you would like to have other topics covered, please write us a note.There will also be lab sessions accompanying it. Only a research paper is required for the course.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Economics (ECO)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 10

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:38pm EDT 5/29/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 9:55am - 11:45am
Building: 6 East 16th Street
Room: 1104
Date Range: 1/24/2024 - 5/8/2024
Days: Monday
Times: 9:55am - 11:45am
Building: 6 East 16th Street
Room: 1104
Date Range: 1/29/2024 - 5/13/2024