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Grading Method 1: Midterm 1 (25%) + Midterm 2 (25%) + Final (35%) + Problem sets (14%) + Resume (1%) Method 2: Midterm 1 (10%) + Midterm 2 (30%) + Final (45%) + Problem sets (14%) + Resume (1%)
NOTE: Your course grade will be calculated using two methods; you will automatically receive the higher of the letter grades earned by the two methods. Changes to the syllabus may affect material tested on each date but will not affect the exam dates unless there is an unscheduled school closure on the exam date.
Course Description We will use the Scientific Method to build and evaluate economic models of the macroeconomy. The course is organized around three broad themes (labor, technological progress, and capital).
Textbook Macroeconomics, Stephen D. Williamson, 5th or 6th edition.