Contemporary Issues in Macroeconomics (6400.4)
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|Canberra School Of Politics, Economics And Society||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesBuilding on Intermediate Macroeconomic theory, students will be able to:
1. Apply these theories to the analysis of contemporary Macroeconomic problems in Australia;
2. Argue the cases for taking differing approaches to fiscal and monetary policy; and
3. Evaluate how Macroeconomic policy should be adjusted to take into account both asset prices and various theories of the natural rate of unemployment.
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Submission of assessment items
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Required IT skills
Basic word processing and internet search skills
Work placement, internships or practicums