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Unemployment, Inflation, And Long-Run Growth, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

Unemployment, Inflation, And Long-Run Growth, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture covers unemployment, inflation and long-run growth.


Macroeconomics Course Outline And Syllabus, Sean P. Macdonald Apr 2018

Macroeconomics Course Outline And Syllabus, Sean P. Macdonald

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The Balance Of Payments, Exchange Rates And Aggregate Expenditure, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

The Balance Of Payments, Exchange Rates And Aggregate Expenditure, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture examines the effects of the economy’s openness on macroeconomic policy. The three main topics covered in this lecture are: the effect of exports and imports on the Gross Domestic Product; the workings of a foreign exchange market; and the effects of exchange rates on the economy.


The Macroeconomic Perspective Ii: The Gdp Concept, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

The Macroeconomic Perspective Ii: The Gdp Concept, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture presents concepts related to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and its calculation. It examines nominal versus real GDP.


The Government And Fiscal Policy, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

The Government And Fiscal Policy, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture discusses the role of fiscal policy: government spending and taxation in the economy. It examines the United States government budget.


The Core Of Macroeconomic Theory Ii, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

The Core Of Macroeconomic Theory Ii, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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The Core Of Macroeconomic Theory I, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

The Core Of Macroeconomic Theory I, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture discusses the AD/AS Model, the Keynesian and neoclassical macroeconomic theories, their differences and perspectives.


The Macroeconomic Perspective I: Introduction To Macroeconomics, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

The Macroeconomic Perspective I: Introduction To Macroeconomics, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture evaluates concepts of macroeconomics and distinguishes it from microeconomics. It examines the role of government as well as providing a brief history of macroeconomics.


Demand, Supply, And Market Equilibrium, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

Demand, Supply, And Market Equilibrium, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture discusses the role of firms and households in the market as well as the circular flow. Market equilibrium, supply, demand and the concept of efficiency are also covered.


Choice In A World Of Scarcity, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

Choice In A World Of Scarcity, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture introduces the concepts of scarcity, choice and opportunity costs. It also discusses economics systems and the role of government.


Welcome To Economics! The Scope And Method Of Economics, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

Welcome To Economics! The Scope And Method Of Economics, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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This lecture covers concepts, definitions and methods of Economics and discusses how theories and models are used.


Eco 166 Introduction To Macroeconomics, Alexander Núñez-Torres Apr 2018

Eco 166 Introduction To Macroeconomics, Alexander Núñez-Torres

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National income components and their measurement, unemployment rate, and price levels. Determinants of aggregate demand and output. Effects of government spending, taxation, and monetary policy on national income, employment, and the rate of inflation.


Money, The Federal Reserve And The Monetary Policy, Alexander Nunez-Torres Apr 2018

Money, The Federal Reserve And The Monetary Policy, Alexander Nunez-Torres

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Business Economics: Data For Decision Making, Brian Barnier, Kevin Foster Jan 2018

Business Economics: Data For Decision Making, Brian Barnier, Kevin Foster

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Syllabus for a course in data analytics for business economics, focusing on use of source data sets to answer the "why?" questions hidden in aggregate averages used in theory and "headline" news releases. Zero cost course using data available widely on the web. Optional texts are trade books available widely in libraries or used copies at low cost.


Zero Textbook Cost Syllabus For Economics 201 (Macroeconomic Theory), Bettina E. Berch Apr 2017

Zero Textbook Cost Syllabus For Economics 201 (Macroeconomic Theory), Bettina E. Berch

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This is a zero textbook cost syllabus for teaching macroeconomic theory at the 200 level at a community college. It is designed for a one semester course, using a creative commons textbook and a variety of open source podcasts, newspaper articles, and other materials available to CUNY students.