COURSE INFORMATION
Course CodeCourse TitleL+P HourSemesterECTS
EKON 208MACROECONOMICS3 + 04th Semester5

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Objective This course will provide an overview of macroeconomic issues: the determination of output, employment, unemployment, interest rates, and inflation. Monetary and fiscal policies are discussed, as are the public debt and international economic issues. .
Course Content Introduction, National product accounting, Income and Aggregate Demand, Money, interest and income, Monetary and fiscal policy, Consumption and saving, Investment expenditures. Money demand, Central bank, Money and credit, Financial markets and assets prices.
Prerequisites No the prerequisite of lesson.
Corequisite No the corequisite of lesson.
Mode of Delivery Face to face

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1Explain macroeconomic concepts and the relationships among them
2Explain relationships among macroeconomic variables such as gross domestic product, unemployment, inflation, recession and expansion, budget deficit, interest rate, export and import, trade balance, economic fluctuations
3Construct macroeconomic models and use these models to analyse the effects of macroeconomic policies on the macroeconomic variables.
4Explain the effects monetary and fiscal policy in the short and long run on the macroeconomic variables
5Evaluate and foresee the outcome of monetary and fiscal policy
6Identify and provide possible solutions to the problem of inflation and unemployment
7Model the consumption and investment to analyze their effects on the economy.
8Use an aggregate demand and aggregate supply macroeconomic model to interpret the effect of economic shocks on inflation and output.

COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
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ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
ActivitiesQuantityDuration (Hour)Total Work Load (Hour)
Course Duration (14 weeks/theoric+practical)14342
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)14570
Mid-terms177
Final examination11111
Total Work Load

ECTS Credit of the Course






130

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COURSE DETAILS
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 Course TermNoInstructors
Details 2020-2021 Spring7MUHAMMET ALİ AVCI

Course Details
Course Code:  EKON 208 Course Title:  MACROECONOMICS
L+P Hour : 3 + 0   Course Code : 7   Language Of Instruction: Turkish Course Semester :  2020-2021 Spring
Course Coordinator :  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR MUHAMMET ALİ AVCI E-Mail:  maliavci@pau.edu.tr Phone Number : 
Course Location İİBF AB113,
Goals : This course will provide an overview of macroeconomic issues: the determination of output, employment, unemployment, interest rates, and inflation. Monetary and fiscal policies are discussed, as are the public debt and international economic issues. .
Content : Introduction, National product accounting, Income and Aggregate Demand, Money, interest and income, Monetary and fiscal policy, Consumption and saving, Investment expenditures. Money demand, Central bank, Money and credit, Financial markets and assets prices.
Attendance : %70
Topics
WeeksTopics
1 Introcustion to macroeconomics
2 Measuring national income
3 Basic problems of macroeconomics
4 Goods market: income and expenditure
5 Money market: Determination of interest rates
6 IS-LM models
7 IS-LM models
8 Midterm
9 AD-AS model
10 Monetary and fiscal policy
11 Business cycles
12 Labor market
13 Economic growth
14 Financial markets and crisis
Materials
Materials are not specified.
Resources
ResourcesResources Language
Kemal Yıldırım "Makroekonomi"Türkçe
Ersan Bocutoğlu "Makroiktisat: teoriler ve politikalar"Türkçe
Erdal Ünsal "makro iktisat"Türkçe
Course Assessment
Assesment MethodsPercentage (%)Assesment Methods Title
Final Exam60Final Exam
Midterm Exam40Midterm Exam
L+P: Lecture and Practice
PQ: Program Learning Outcomes
LO: Course Learning Outcomes
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