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    Covers advanced topics in macro and/or micro economics.

    About this paper

    Paper title Topics in Advanced Economics
    Subject Economics
    EFTS 0.1667
    Points 20 points
    Teaching period Semester 2 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,196.41
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    ECON 375 and ECON 377
    Recommended Preparation
    ECON 371 and ECON 376
    Teaching staff

    Peter Gibbard
    Daniel Neururer


    Journal article and textbook readings will be selected that are relevant to the specific Special Topic.

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    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete this paper will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate an understanding of and an ability to analyse the economic theories and models relevant to the Special Topic
    2. Demonstrate an understanding of and an ability to interpret the empirical research models relevant to the Special Topic
    3. Summarise and critique the current literature relating to the Special Topic and explain the place of theoretical models and/or empirical research in that literature using written English


    Semester 2

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    L1 Wednesday 11:00-11:50 29-35, 37-42
    Thursday 10:00-11:50 29-35, 37-42
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