**Contact Information**

Dr. Benjamin Keen

Associate Professor of Economics

Office: 437 Cate Center One

Office Hours: M/W, 12:00pm-1:00pm and by appointment

Phone (405) 325-5900

Email: ben.keen@ou.edu

Monday | Wednesday | |

Week 01 | August 19 The Solow Growth Model |
August 21 The Solow Growth Model |

Week 02 | August 26 The Solow Growth Model The Neoclassical Growth Model Homework #1 |
August 28 The Neoclassical Growth Model |

Week 03 | September 2Labor Day: No Class |
September 4 The Neoclassical Growth Model Homework #2 |

Week 04 | September 9 Discuss Homework #1 Homework #1 Due |
September 11 The Overlapping-Generations Model |

Week 05 | September 16 The Overlapping-Generations Model Homework #3 |
September 18 Discuss Homework #2 Homework #2 Due |

Week 06 | September 23 New Growth Theory |
September 25 New Growth Theory |

Week 07 | September 30 New Growth Theory Introduction to Real Business cycles Homework #4 |
October 2 Discuss Homework #3 Homework #3 Due |

Week 08 | October 7 Introduction to Real Business Cycles |
October 9 Discuss Homework #4 Homework #4 Due |

Week 09 | October 14 Review for Midterm Exam |
October 16Midterm Exam |

Week 10 | October 21 Discuss Midterm Exam |
October 23 Linear Stochastic Systems |

Week 11 | October 28 Linear Stochastic Systems |
October 30 Linear Stochastic Systems |

Week 12 | November 4 Solving Rational Expectations Models Homework #5 |
November 6 Theory of Linear Rational Expectations Models |

Week 13 | November 11 Discuss Homework #5 Homework #5 Due |
November 13 Analytics of Rational Expectations Models |

Week 14 | November 18 Analytics of Rational Expectations Models The Rational Expectations Solution of the Approximate Ramsey Growth Model |
November 20 The Rational Expectations Solution of the Approximate Ramsey Growth Model Homework #6 |

Week 15 | November 25 Computationally Solving Rational Expectations Models ( Computer Lab)Homework #7 Matlab Programs |
November 27Thanksgiving Break: No Class |

Week 16 | December 2 Discuss Homework #6 Homework #6 Due |
December 4 Review for Final Exam |

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