MONETARY THEORY AND POLICY

Course Information
TitleΝΟΜΙΣΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΘΕΩΡΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΗ / MONETARY THEORY AND POLICY
Code03ΥΖ04
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolEconomics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorMoysis Sidiropoulos
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100000877

Class Information
Academic Year2013 – 2014
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
100023216
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
In this course we discuss the following three themes: A. Monetary policy in the traditional models investigating the impact of money on the real economic activity and inflation. B. Static and dynamic monetary policy theoretical games in closed and open economy (Barro - Gordon model): credibility of monetary policy , independence and transparency of the Central Bank. C.The conduct of monetary policy in the context of the European Monetary Union , the combination of monetary and fiscal policy (policy mix) in the European Monetary Union and the role of the labor market . Emphasis is placed on analytical and systematic presentation of the different economic models as well as the mathematical proof of theories and policy proposals .
Keywords
Monetary Theory, Policy, Games, Credibility
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Final Exam, project
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Π. Κορλίρας, Νομισματική Θεωρία και Πολιτική, εκδ. Ε. Μπένου, Αθήνα 2006. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 2709. 2. P. Howells, K. Bain, Χρήμα, Πίστη, Τράπεζες, Μια Ευρωπαϊκή Προ-σέγγιση, εκδ. Κριτική, Αθήνα 2009. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 7657869.
Additional bibliography for study
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Last Update
13-12-2013