Mathematics, Mathematics for Economists, Introduction to Economics I, and Introduction to Economics II.
This course introduces the fundamental concepts and tools of macroeconomic analysis.
This course aims at teaching how to construct macroeconomic models used to explain changes in macroeconomic magnitudes such as Gross Domestic Product, Unemployment, General Price Level, Interest Rate, Economic Growth Rate, and Exchange Rate.
Course Learning Outs and Proficiencies
The main learning output of this course is to have students learn basic macroeconomic concepts and magnitudes and how the relationships between macroeconomic variables are defined through macroeconomic models.
—Erdal Ünsal (2007), Makro Ekonomi, İmaj Yayıncılık, Ankara.
—Kemal Yıldırım, Doğan Karaman ve Murat Taşdemir (2007), Makroekonomi, Seçkin Yayıncılık, Ankara.
—Tümay Ertek (2005, Makroekonomiye Giriş, Beta, İstanbul.
Midterm 30% and Final 70%
Semester Course Plan
National Income Accounting I
National Income Accounting II
Total Demand I
Total Demand II
Income and Expenditure
Wages and Unemployment
Open Economy Macroeconomics I
Open Economy Macroeconomics II
Introduction to Macro Models