ECO232H1: Global Macroeconomics and Policies

Previous Course Number: 
ECO230Y1
Hours: 
24L/12T

This course is intended primarily for students in the International Relations program. The course serves as an introduction to some of the causes of differences in economic performance across countries and the impact of a variety of government policies, such as monetary and fiscal policy as well as exchange rate regimes, and how each of the three interact in response to changes in development, sovereign debt, monetary unions and financial crises.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

ECO230Y1, ECO365H1, ECO365H5

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)