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Hours to complete

Approx. 35 hours to complete

Suggested: 11 weeks of study, 2-3 hours a week...
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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 35 hours to complete

Suggested: 11 weeks of study, 2-3 hours a week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

An Overview of Modern Macroeconomics

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Reading
8 videos (Total 68 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video8 videos
From Macro Problems and Tools to Strategic Business Cycle Management4m
Macroeconomics in Your Business and Personal Lives9m
Microeconomics vs. Macroeconomics5m
The Big Macroeconomic Issues, Part One10m
The Big Macroeconomic Issues, Part Two4m
The Major Macroeconomic Policy Tools12m
The Ups and Downs of the Business Cycle11m
Reading2 readings
Syllabus10m
Weekly Topicsm
Quiz1 practice exercise
Lesson 115m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

The Aggregate Supply-Aggregate Demand Model

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Reading
9 videos (Total 64 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video9 videos
A "Price Adjustment Mechanism" or Income Adjustment Mechanism?3m
The Emergence of John Maynard Keynes4m
Say's Law7m
The Quantity Theory of Money8m
The Aggregate Supply-Aggregate Demand Model3m
Why the Aggregate Demand Curve Slopes Down8m
Why the AD Curve Shifts11m
Shifts in the Aggregate Supply Curve11m
Reading1 reading
Weekly Topicsm
Quiz1 practice exercise
Lesson 215m
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

The Keynesian Model and Fiscal Policy

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Reading
8 videos (Total 69 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video8 videos
The Coming of John Maynard Keynes7m
The Analysis of the Keynesian Model, Part One12m
Analysis of the Keynesian Model, Part Two13m
The Keynesian Expenditure Multiplier8m
Closing Recessionary and Inflationary Gaps5m
Closing An Inflationary Gap and Tax Cuts Versus Government Spending7m
The Keynesian Model Then and Now7m
Reading1 reading
Weekly Topicsm
Quiz1 practice exercise
Lesson 315m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Monetary Policy and Business Strategy

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Reading
10 videos (Total 71 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video10 videos
All About Interest Rates7m
The Kinds and Functions of Money4m
Determinants of Money Demand5m
How Paper Money is Created and the Money Multiplier8m
The Money Supply Multiplier and Where Money Comes From6m
The Nuts and Bolts of Monetary Policy8m
Using Monetary Policy to Close Recessionary and Inflationary Gaps6m
Monetary Versus Fiscal Policy4m
Monetary Policy and Strategic Business and Money Management12m
Reading1 reading
Weekly Topicsm
Quiz1 practice exercise
Lesson 415m

Instructor

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Dr. Peter Navarro

Professor
Paul Merage School of Business

About University of California, Irvine

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