Course Schedule

All assignments are due at the start of class on the indicated date.

Week 1 | Introduction: Basic Concepts
Jan 16-20, 2012
Mankiw, Chs. 1, 2
Week 2 | National Income
Jan 23-27, 2012
Mankiw, Ch. 3
Week 3 | Money
Jan 30-Feb 03, 2012
Mankiw, Chs. 4, 19.1
PROBLEM SET 1 DUE | Feb 02
Last day to drop without grade | Feb 03
Week 4 | Economic Growth I
Feb 06-10, 2012
Mankiw, Ch. 7
COUNTRY BALLOT DUE | Feb 09
Last day to change grading options | Feb 10
Week 5 | Economic Growth II
Feb 13-17, 2012
Mankiw, Ch. 8
PROBLEM SET 2 DUE | Feb 16
Week 6 | Exam Week
Feb 20-24, 2012
Review, Exam 1
EXAM 1 | Feb 23
Week 7 | Intro to Economic Fluctuations
Feb 27-Mar 02, 2012
Mankiw, Chs. 6, 9
Week 8 | Aggregate Demand I
Mar 05-09, 2012
Mankiw, Chs. 10, 11
DATA ASSIGNMENT 1 DUE | Mar 08
Week 9 | Spring Recess
Mar 12-16, 2012
No Class!
Week 10 | Aggregate Demand II
Mar 19-23, 2012
Mankiw, Ch. 11
Week 11 | Trade and the Open Economy I
Mar 26-30, 2012
Ricardian model of trade, Mankiw, Ch. 5
PROBLEM SET 3 DUE | Mar 27
DATA ASSIGNMENT 2 DUE | Mar 29
Week 12 | Trade and the Open Economy II
Apr 02-06, 2012
Mankiw, Ch. 12
Week 13 | Aggregate Supply
Apr 09-13, 2012
Mankiw, Ch. 13
PROBLEM SET 4 DUE | Apr 10
Last day to drop without Dean's approval | Apr 13
Week 14 | Exam Week
Apr 16-20, 2012
Review, Exam 2
EXAM 2 | Apr 19
Week 15 | Presentations
Apr 23-27, 2012
Presentations
Week 16 | Presentations
Apr 30-May 04, 2012
Presentations
FINAL PAPER DUE | May 03
Last day to drop with Dean's approval | May 04
Finals Week | Presentations
May 07-11, 2012
Presentations
5:30-7:30pm | May 08