MacroII, Spring 2019

Assignments

Assignment 1 Due Thursday 14/3, will be covered in TA session the same day.
Assignment 2 Due Thursday 21/3, will be covered in TA session the same day.

Recommended exercises in Gali

Chapter 2: 2.1, 2.2 a, i. and b, i, 2.5
Chapter 3: 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.7, 3.8.
Chapter 4: 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.6

Reading list

Readling list spring 2019

Lecture notes

Lecture 1: Motivation and a simple RBC model
Lecture 2: The New-Keynesian model
Lecture 3: Solving RE models Solving RE models Analytical attempt to replicate Gali Dynare attempt to replicate Gali Ssolve, simplified version of the routine by Paul Klein
Lecture 4: Optimal monetary policy
Lecture 5: Extentions and research topics
Notes on log-linearization