The Power of Macroeconomics: Economic Principles in the Real World

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Overview

In this course, you will learn all of the major principles of macroeconomics normally taught in a quarter or semester course to college undergraduates or MBA students.

Perhaps more importantly, you will also learn how to apply these principles to a wide variety of situations in both your personal and professional lives. In this way, the Power of Macroeconomics will help you prosper in an increasingly competitive and globalized environment.

This course is also available in Portuguese. To join the fully translated Portuguese version, visit this page: https://www.coursera.org/learn/macroeconomia-pt/

Syllabus

Welcome

An Overview of Modern Macroeconomics

The Aggregate Supply-Aggregate Demand Model and the Classical-Keynesian Debate

The Keynesian Model and Fiscal Policy

The Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy

Unemployment, Inflation, and Stagflation

The Warring Schools of Macroeconomics

Economic Growth and Productivity

Budget Deficits and the Public Debt

International Trade and Protectionism

Exchange Rates, The Balance of Payments, and Trade Deficits

The Economics of Developing Countries

Final Exam