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Financial Markets and Monetary Policy

Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: ECON.3180;

Course Description

The economics of financial intermediation and central bank monetary policy. Evaluation of global financial markets, financial deregulation, bank failures and financial stability, determinants of the level and term structure of interest rates, and the impacts of monetary policy changes on overall levels of output, employment and prices are topics analyzed in this course. Meets Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Information Literacy (IL) and Written & Oral Communication (WOC).

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: ECON 2010 and 202 pre-req
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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