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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Monetary Policy Implementation

3 hours to complete
19 videos (Total 97 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
19 videos
Monetary Policy Framework8m
1.0 Monetary Policy Implementation Overview4m
1.1 Central Banks9m
1.1 Central Banks Concept Check59s
1.2 Interbank Interest Rates4m
1.2 Interbank Interest Rates Concept Check1m
1.3 Liquidity Preference Model11m
1.3 Liquidity Preference Model Concept Check51s
1.4 Open Market Operations11m
1.4 Open Market Operations Concept Check2m
1.5 Operational Target7m
1.5 Operational Target Concept Check54s
1.6 Interest Rate Corridor8m
1.6 Interest Rate Corridor Concept Check1m
1.7a Money Markets Expectations Theory Part 16m
1.7b Money Markets Expectations Theory Part 28m
1.7 Expectations Theory Concept Check2m
1.8 Monetary Policy Implementation Summary3m
6 readings
Course Outline5m
Assignments and Grading3m
Asia-Pacific Central Banks5m
Concept check videos with interactive questions
Suggested Reading List for Monetary Policy Implementation5m
News articles for Interest Rate Corridor Case10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 1 - Monetary Policy Implementation20m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Monetary Policy Strategy

2 hours to complete
18 videos (Total 104 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
18 videos
2.1a Inflation and Real Rates Part 17m
2.1a Inflation and Real Rates Concept Check1m
2.1b Inflation and Real Rates Part 29m
2.1b Inflation and Real Rates Concept Check2m
2.2 Benefits of Price Stability8m
2.2 Benefits of Price Stability Concept Check1m
2.3 Causes of Inflation Volatility10m
2.3 Causes of Inflation Volatility Concept Check52s
2.4 Monetary Policy Transmission13m
2.4 Monetary Policy Transmission Concept Check1m
2.5 Inflation Targeting Structure10m
2.5 Inflation Targeting Structure Concept Check1m
2.6 Inflation Targeting: Conduct12m
2.6 Inflation Targeting: Conduct Concept Check1m
2.7 Unconventional Monetary Policy12m
2.7 Unconventional Monetary Policy Concept Check1m
2.8 Monetary Policy Strategy Summary4m
2 readings
Suggested Reading for Monetary Policy Strategy5m
News articles for Inflation Targeting Case5m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 2 - Monetary Policy Strategy10m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Monetary Policy and Exchange Rates

2 hours to complete
16 videos (Total 98 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
16 videos
3.1 Exchange Rate Volatility12m
3.1 Exchange Rate Volatility Concept Check4m
3.2 Balance of Payments Model10m
3.2 Balance of Payments Model Concept Check2m
3.3 Floating Exchange Rates8m
3.3 Floating Exchange Rates Concept Check1m
3.4 Interest Parity13m
3.4 Interest Parity Concept Check2m
3.5 Inflation Stabilization7m
3.5 Inflation Stabilization Concept Check1m
3.6 Foreign Exchange Intervention8m
3.6 Foreign Exchange Intervention Concept Check2m
3.7 Fixed Exchange Rates12m
3.7 Fixed Exchange Rate Concept Check2m
3.8 Monetary Policy & Exchange Rates Summary4m
2 readings
Suggested Reading for Monetary Policy and Exchange Rates5m
News articles for US Rate Tightening Case5m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 3 - Money Markets and Monetary Policy10m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Bringing it all together

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 27 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
4.1 Basket Peg and Singapore10m
4.2 Currency Controls in China11m
Monetary Policy in the Asia Pacific Course Wrap-up3m
2 readings
Suggested Reading5m
Please rate the course! :)5m
2 practice exercises
Final Exam15m
Tell us what you think of this course!5m

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