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Hours to complete

Approx. 25 hours to complete

Suggested: 13 hours of videos and quizzes...
Available languages

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Subtitles: English, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified)...
100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Hours to complete

Approx. 25 hours to complete

Suggested: 13 hours of videos and quizzes...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified)...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Welcome

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Reading
1 video (Total 9 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 reading
Syllabus10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Check Your Economics Knowledge (Ungraded)m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

An Overview of Modern Macroeconomics

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Reading
5 videos (Total 33 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Major Macroeconomic Policy Tools 4m
The Major Schools of Macroeconomics4m
Demand-Pull Inflation Versus Cost-Push Inflation, The Keynesian Dilemma & Rise of Monetarism 6m
From Supply Side Economics and The New Classicals Back to Keynesianism 7m
Reading1 reading
Module Overview10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
An Overview of Modern Macroeconomics 52m
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

The Aggregate Supply-Aggregate Demand Model and the Classical-Keynesian Debate

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Reading
6 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video6 videos
The Two Pillars of Classical Economics 6m
Why Classical Economics Failed 2m
The AS-AD Framework 4m
Why the AS and AD Curves Shift 7m
Three Ranges of the Economy 7m
Reading1 reading
Module Overview10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
The Aggregate Supply-Aggregate Demand Model and the Classical-Keynesian Debate56m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

The Keynesian Model and Fiscal Policy

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Reading
5 videos (Total 42 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
Analysis of the Keynesian Model 7m
The Keynesian Expenditures Functions 7m
The Keynesian Multiplier and Closing Recessionary or Inflationary Gaps11m
Strengths and Weakness of the Keynesian Model 8m
Reading1 reading
Module Overview10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
The Keynesian Model and Fiscal Policy18m

Instructor

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Dr. Peter Navarro

Professor
Paul Merage School of Business

About University of California, Irvine

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