ECONOMIC POLICY

ECONOMIC POLICY

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Code
64452
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
6 credits during the 3nd year of 8697 Business Administration (L-18) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/02
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Business Administration)
semester
2° Semester
Prerequisites
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

 

Course description

The course provides an overview of the main macroeconomic issues and the corresponding strategies of economic policy, emerging from the present national and international contex

 

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims at providing the students with the basic knowledge on the theoretical models and strategies of economic policy. Special attention will be dedicated to the analysis of macroeconoic issues in the present phase of evolution of the national and international economic context.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims at providing the students with the basic knowledge on the theoretical models and strategies of economic policy. Special attention will be dedicated to the analysis of macroeconoic issues in the present phase of evolution of the national and international economic context.

Teaching methods

Lessons by the teacher. Additional seminars.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Savings, capital accumulation and production

Techological progress and growth

Financial markets and expectations. 

Expectations, consumptions and investments.

Open commodity markets and open financial markets

The market for goods in an open economy

Production, interest rate and exchange rate

Fiscal policy

Monetary policy

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Blanchard, O., Amighini, A., Giavazzi, F. “Macroeconomia – Una prospettiva europea”, edizione 2016, Il Mulino, VOLUME UNICO, chapters. 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23.

Notes written by the teacher, available and downloadable from the AulaWeb "forum" of the course.

The students who have difficulties with the Italian textbook might use the correspondent chapters of the English version of the book

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: The office hours will be communicated on the AulaWeb site of the course and on the AulaWeb forum of the course after the publication of the lessons timetable. The office hours only apply during the lessons periods of the Ist and 2nd Semesters. Out of the Ist and 2nd semesters the student may contact the teacher by e-mail to set an appointment

Exam Board

MARCO MAZZOLI (President)

SERENA SCOTTO

ELENA SEGHEZZA

MAURIZIO CONTI

ANNA BOTTASSO

GABRIELE CARDULLO

LUCA BELTRAMETTI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lessons by the teacher. Additional seminars.

LESSONS START

Second term

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

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ECONOMIC POLICY

EXAMS

Assessment methods

 

Written examination, in english; open questions

No restrictions in repeating the exam, in case of failure

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
15/06/2020 10:30 GENOVA Scritto
21/07/2020 10:30 GENOVA Scritto
10/09/2020 10:30 GENOVA Scritto

FURTHER INFORMATION

Attendance

Not compulsory