Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

ECON 203 901 (CRN: 23669)

MACROECONOMICS

Long Title: MACROECONOMICS
Department: Economics
Instructor: Barro, Jorge A.
Meeting: 9:45AM - 10:40AM MWF FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group II
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ECON 100
Section Max Enrollment: 125
Section Enrolled: 74
Enrollment data as of: 27-OCT-2021 1:31PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
5-MAY-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Analyzes aggregate performance of the national economy including output, inflation, interest rates, employment, the business cycle, monetary and fiscal policy, and more generally the role of government in influencing aggregate economic performance. Introduces both the traditional aggregative only approach to Macroeconomics and the more recent New Classical and New Keynesian micro-foundations approaches. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ECON 203 if student has credit for ECON 303.