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Macroeconomia II - Economia - Sem Ramos - Especialidades


6.0
ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 2 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2015/16
Scientific Area: ECO
Level: L2

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 32.00
Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Economia - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2015/16

Teaching Staff

Ricardo João Nunes dos Santos Cabral
Ricardo João Nunes dos Santos Cabral


Responsibilities:
Regência
Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
Ensino teórico-prático

Course Information

Course Objectivs

1 To acquire knowledge of intermediate ­level macroeconomics

2 Students should be able to understand, analyze and debate economic and macroeconomic policy opinion and commentary

3 Students should be able to derive insights regarding personal decisions on topics such as savings, investment, consumption, retirement funds, and  employment choices

4 To develop the students analytical and critical thinking ability, as well as to develop the students' analysis and written expression skills.

Evaluation Criteria

Classification Type: Quantitative (0-20)
Evaluation Methodology: The teaching methodology is based on oral exposition of knowledge supported by powerpoint presentations. The main course materials are powerpoint presentations, accompanying texts, and exercise documents prepared and made available by the lecturer on the University IT platform (sidoc/infoalunos), macroeconomic textbooks and scientific articles. Class assessment is based on the evaluation of two mid­term exams with a weight of 50%. If a student has a failing grade in the mid­term exams, he may go for a final exam (weight of 100%)

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Main Bibliography

Mankiw, N.G. Macroeconomics. Worth Publishers.
Santos, J., J. Braga, M. Teixeira e M. A. Aubyn Macroeconomia. McGrawHill.

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