Money and Banking

Spring 2014

Week

Topic

#1 -  January 13

Global Economic Growth

The Business Cycle

#2 -  January 20

The Business Cycle

#3 -  January 27

The Financial System 

Homework 1

#4 -  February 3

Determining Interest Rates

#5 -  February 10

Risk and Term Structure of Interest Rates                                 

#6 -  February 17

 

#7 -  February 24

The Open Economy and Exchange Rates

#8 -  March 3

The Euro

#9 -  March 10

The Stock Market

#10 - March 17

Derivatives 

          March 24

Spring Break

#11 – March 31

Homework 2

Homework 3

Banking and Financial Institutions

#12 - April 7

Banking Regulation and Central Banking       

#13 - April 14

Monetary Policy

#14 - April 21

The Financial Crisis

#15 - April 28

Tax Policy