Macroeconomics I

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Macroeconomics I

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Economics, International Economics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites


  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: GEG5102,GEG6108
    Prerequisite: ECN111 ECN113

    The module is an introduction to macroeconomics. It addresses how goods, labour and financial markets interact to determine aggregate output, employment, interest rates and the price level. The topics covered include: definitions and measurement of aggregate variables, equilibrium on each market in isolation (partial equilibrium) and on all markets (general equilibrium) both in the short and in the medium run, the impact of fiscal and monetary policy on aggregate variables.

    Assessment: 20.0% Coursework, 80.0% Examination
    Level: 4

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