DRE 7028 Monetary Economics

DRE 7028 Monetary Economics

Kurskode: 
DRE 7028
Institutt: 
Samfunnsøkonomi
Studiepoeng: 
4
Program of study: 
Doktorgradsstudium
Kursansvarlig: 
Hilde Christiane Bjørnland
Produktkategori: 
PhD
Portefølje: 
PhD Economics courses
Semester: 
2020 Vår
Aktiv status: 
Aktivt
Undervisningsspråk: 
Engelsk
Kurstype: 
Ett semester
Introduksjon

Norges Bank and BI Norwegian Business School are organizing a joint PhD course in Monetary Economics. The course is registered with Department of Economics at BI. Guest lecturer will be: Professor Lawrence Christiano, Northwestern University. The course will be hosted by Norges Bank over the period January 13-17, 2020. 

Kunnskapsmål

After taking this course the students should have a solid knowledge on the standard New Keynesian model and on how to incorporate financial frictions into New Keynesian models. The students should master and be able to produce research on issues related with monetary policy.

Kursets innhold

1. The simple New Keynesian DSGE Model
2. Estimation of DSGE models
3. Financial frictions originating inside and outside the banking sector
A detailed syllabus is available here: http://faculty.wcas.northwestern.edu/~lchrist/course/Oslo_2020/syllabus....

Undervisnings- og læringsaktiviteter

The course will we taught in 4 intensive modules. Each module consists of 5 hours. Students are required to participate in class – both in discussions and by presenting models/material from the reading lists – as well as solve and hand in solutions to exercises and problems.

Dataverktøy
Matlab
Kvalifikasjoner

Enrollment in a PhD programme is a general requirement for participation in PhD courses at BI Norwegian Business School.
External candidates are kindly asked to attach confirmation of enrollment in a PhD programme when signing up for a course. Other candidates may be allowed to sit in on courses by approval of the course leader. Sitting in on a course does not permit registration for the course, handing in exams or gaining credits for the course. Course certificates or confirmation letters will not be issued for sitting in on courses.

Forkunnskapskrav

Students are expected to be familiar with the standard New Keynesian model at its basic level. Admission to a PhD Program is a general requirement for participation to a PhD course. External candidates are kindly asked to attach confirmation of admission to a PhD program when signing up for a course with the doctoral administration. Candidates can be allowed to sit in on courses by approval of the course leader. Sitting in on courses does not permit registration for courses, handing in exams or gaining credits for the course. Course certificates or confirmation letters will not be issued for sitting in on courses.

EksamenskategoriVektingTilsynVarighetGrupperingKommentar eksamen
Eksamenskategori:
Innlevering
Vurderingsform:
Skriftlig innlevering
Eksamenskode:
DRE70281
Karakterskala:
Bestått/ikke bestått
Sensorordning:
Intern og ekstern sensor
Kontinuasjon:
Eksamen ved neste kursgjennomføring
100Nei 1 Måned(er)Individuell
Eksamen:
Eksamenskategori:Innlevering
Vurderingsform:Skriftlig innlevering
Vekting:100
Tilsyn:Nei
Gruppering (størrelse):Individuell
Varighet: 1 Måned(er)
Kommentar:
Eksamenskode:DRE70281
Karakterskala:Bestått/ikke bestått
Kontinuasjon:Eksamen ved neste kursgjennomføring
Eksamenstype: 
Ordinær eksamen
Total vekting: 
100
Sum arbeidsinnsats: 
0

Et kurs med 1 studiepoeng tilsvarer en arbeidsmengde på 26-30 timer. Et kurs på 4 studiepoeng tilsvarer derfor en en arbeidsmengde på minimum 110 timer.