ECON 6313:  Seminar in Macro and Growth

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

Syllabus


Monday Wednesday
Week 01 January 15

Martin Luther King Jr. Day:  No Class



January 17

Discuss ECON 5163 Final


Week 02 January 22

Dynamic Programming


January 24

Dynamic Programming


Week 03 January 29

Dynamic Programming

Homework #1
January 31

Linear Stochastic Systems

Homework #1 Due
Week 04 February 5

Linear Stochastic Systems


February 7

Discuss Homework #1

Homework #1 Due
Week 05 February 12

Linear Stochastic Systems


February 14

Solving Rational Expectations Models

Homework #2
Week 06 February 19

Theory of Linear Rational Expectations Models


February 21

Discuss Homework #2

Homework #2 Due
Week 07 February 26

Analytics of Rational Expectations Models


February 28

Analytics of Rational Expectations Models 
The Rational Expectations Solution of the Approximate Ramsey Growth Model

Week 08 March 5

The Rational Expectations Solution of the Approximate Ramsey Growth Model

Homework #3
March 7

Review for Midterm Exam


Week 09
March 12

Discuss Homework #6

Homework #6 Due
March 14

Midterm Exam



March 19

Spring Break:  No Class


March 21

Spring Break:  No Class


Week 10 March 26

Discuss Midterm Exam



March 28

Computationally Solving Rational Expectations Models
(Computer Lab)

Homework #4     Matlab Programs
Week 11 April 2




April 4

 


Week 12 April 9



Homework #4 Due  

April 11

 


Week 13 April 16




April 18




Week 14 April 23




April 25




Week 15 April 30



 
May 2

Review for Final Exam



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Last Modified:  January 24, 2018