Advanced Macroeconomics Exercises SS 2017  


Advanced Macroeconomics Exercises

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Thomas Steger, Benjamin Larin
Start: 05.04.2017
Language: English
Room: SR 2, Institutsgebäude (I 121)

News

The Advanced Macroeconomics Exercises on Thursday, 27th April have to be postponed to Thursday, 4th May, 3:15 pm, SR 1.

Time schedule

DateTimeRoomContent
05.04.201715:15 - 16:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 1: Methods
06.04.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 1: Methods
20.04.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 1: Methods
21.04.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 1: Methods
27.04.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 2: Economic Growth
04.05.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 2: Economic Growth
11.05.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 2: Economic Growth
18.05.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 2: Economic Growth
01.06.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 3: Economic Fluctuations
08.06.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 3: Economic Fluctuations
14.06.201715:15 - 16:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 3: Economic Fluctuations
15.06.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 3: Economic Fluctuations
22.06.201713:15 - 14:45 SR 2 (I121)Part 3: Economic Fluctuations

Part 1: Methods

The exercises in this block deal with the concepts and methods relevant for the course, most of which are explained in detail in the Macroeconomics Toolbox (pdf). Please prepare for the class by going through the Toolbox and solving the exercises on methods (questions, solutions, ex3.xls, ex5.xls). 

Part 2: Economic Growth

The exercises in this block (questions, solutions) cover the models studied in "Advanced Macroeconomics I: Economic Growth" from the lecture.

Part 3: Economic Fluctuations

The exercises in this block (questions, solutions, ex2, ex3) cover the models studied in "Advanced Macroeconomics II: Economic Fluctuations" from the lecture.

Supplementary material:

Literature

  • Chiang, A. C. (1999), Elements of Dynamic Optimization, McGraw Hill, New York.
  • Chiang, A. C. and K. Wainwright (2005), Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics, McGraw Hill, New York.
  • Chow, G.-C. (1997), Dynamic Economics, Chapter 2, Oxford University Press, New York.
  • Gandolfo, G. (1996), Economic Dynamics, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.
  • Groth, C. (2016), Lecture Notes in Macroeconomics, unpublished manuscript, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, URL: http://www.econ.ku.dk/okocg/VM/VM-general/Material/Chapters-VM.htm
  • Lorenz, H.-W. (1989), Nonlinear Dynamical Economics and Chaotic Motion, Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems, Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Intriligator, M. D. (1971), Mathematical Optimization and Economic Theory, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
  • Silberberg, E. and W. Suen (2000), The Structure of Economics: A Mathematical Analysis, Mc Graw-Hill, New York.
  • Shone, R. (2002), Economic Dynamics: Phase Diagrams and their economic application. Cambridge University Press

Previous Exams

Summer 2010 (pdf)
Summer 2011 (pdf)
Summer 2011 repeat (pdf)
Summer 2012 midterm (pdf); final (pdf)
Summer 2012 repeat (pdf)
Summer 2013 midterm (pdf); final (pdf)
Summer 2013 repeat (pdf)
Summer 2014 midterm (pdf); final (pdf)
Summer 2014 repeat (pdf)
Summer 2015 midterm (pdf); final (pdf)
Summer 2016 midterm (pdf); final (pdf)
Summer 2016 repeat (pdf)
Summer 2017 midterm (pdf); final (pdf)


letzte Änderung: 05.07.2018 

     

Midterm exam:
The midterm exam will take place on Wednesday, 24.05.2017, 17:15-18:15, SR 2.