Macro Economics

This course is designed to introduce the students to the interactions amongst economic actors at the national level for the analysis of equilibrium conditions on the labour, goods and services and money markets. It aims at: -Familiarising students with the macroeconomic aggregates used for measuring the economic activity; -Introducing core concepts for the understanding of the causes and consequences of the macroeconomic problems of inflation, unemployment and business cycles; -Describing the Keynesian model based on the components of aggregate demand to explain the short run fluctuations of national income; -Exploring monetary issues and the financing of the economy; -Establishing a diagnosis of the short run economic cycle and evaluating the effects of active policies aiming at stabilizing the economy and correcting for markets disequilibrium.

Temps présentiel : 52.5 heures

Charge de travail étudiant : 105 heures

Méthode(s) d'évaluation : Examen final, Examen partiel, Travail personnel

Référence :
- Bernard Bernier and Yves Simon, : « Initiation à la macroéconomie », 9th edition, Dunod. - David Begg, Stanley Fischer et Rudiger Dornbusch, : « Macroéconomie » 2nd edition, Dunod.

Ce cours est proposé dans les diplômes suivants
 Licence en gestion et management