European Integration  Sommer 2020  

European Integration

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Gunther Schnabl
Tutor:  Sebastian Mueller
Start: 07.04.2020
Date: Tuesday, 13:15 - 14:45
April lectures: Online via Zoom
Room: SR 8
Language: English

Objectives

Main Texts

Baldwin, R. and Wyplosz Ch., The Economics of European Integration, 5th ed., McGraw-Hill,  2015.

De Grauwe, P., Economics of Monetary Union, 9th ed., Oxford University Press, 2016.

Requirements

This course is part of the module International Economic Policy, which also comprises a course in Economic Policy as well as a seminar. Students can chose between participation in the seminars „Multilateralismus“ in Eltville or „Development Economics“ in Leipzig.Two-thirds of the module grade will be based on a written exam covering the two courses. For the seminar you will write a short term paper accounting for the remaining one-third of your module grade.

Contents and Slides

1.

European Integration: History and Institutions

07.04.20
2.

Economics of Preferential Liberalization

14.04.20
3.

Growth Effects and Factor Market Integration

21.04.20
4.

The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

28.04.20
5.

Location Effects and Regional Policy

05.05.20
6.

Economic Integration and Labor Market Institutions

12.05.20
7.

The Early Years of European Monetary Integration

19.05.20
8.

The European Monetary System

26.05.20
9.

The EMU as an Optimum Currency Area?

02.06.20
10.

Monetary Policy in a Monetary Union

16.06.20
11.

Fiscal Policy in a Monetary Union

23.06.20
12.

Divergence in the EU

Lectures will be held online via Zoom: For lecture EI12 click here.

If the Link does not work use the following Meeting ID: 857 8207 8192

30.06.20
Q&A 11:15 - 12:45, SR 13
14.07.20
Written Examination (Sample Exam)31.07.20

letzte Änderung: 29.06.2020