Topics in Economics (MIM)


This course introduces students to several important and contemporary issues that relate to economics. Having already covered the key insights from Micro and Macroeconomics, this advanced course goes deeper into the frontiers of the discipline. Students will challenge their understanding of complex and controversial issues and develop their perspective on how to become managers of the future.

Course content:

 

Topic Before During After
1. Macro Trends Lecture handouts
2. Macro Models Lecture handouts
3. Money and central banking Lecture handouts
4. Central banking and digital transformation Lecture handouts
5. Prosperity Pre class quiz Lecture handouts
6. Inequality Pre class survey

and watch the full movie Parasite (2019), Bong Joon Ho

Lecture handouts
7. Stagnation Watch “Steve Jobs – iPhone Introduction in 2007 Lecture handouts
8. Review Submit review questions

 

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