Macro Policy Workshop

Group activity:Macro Policy Workshop“, March 2018 and complete the Macro Policy Workshop Form.

My video on Macro Policy summarises policy makers options. [Macro Policy flashcard]

fincrisis

“Choose your own financial crisis” a role-playing app

Recommended reading:

Memo to the Biden administration on priorities for the US Treasury, By Larry Summers, November 10th 2020

Instructor Resource:

  • “Macro Policy Workshop: Solutions”, March 2018
  • Macro Policy Practice Exam

This page ties into Chapter 9 of Economics: A Complete Guide for Business

Learning Objectives: Test understanding and utilisation of important macro concepts.

Focus on diversity: In 2014 Janet Yellen became the first female chair of the Federal Reserve. In 2020 she was widely tipped to become the first female U.S. Treasury secretary. This would mean that she’s occupied the twin positions of being in charge of monetary and fiscal policy. You can learn more about her here.

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