Carnegie Mellon University

Advanced Economic Analysis III (Macroeconomics)

Course Number: 47903

This course is designed to introduce you to current topics in macroeconomics with an emphasis on prices and labor markets. The main goals of this course are to expose students to research questions at the current frontier, discuss a variety of open questions in this area that can lead to research papers (or possibly to a dissertation). Topics include business cycle fluctuations, information frictions, reallocation and productivity outcomes, and labor market search.

Degree: PhD
Concentration: Economics
Academic Year: 2019-2020
Semester(s): Mini 4
Required/Elective: Elective
Units: 6

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk