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Welcome to the 2015 web site of the course "Monetary Economics: Macro Aspects," offered at the Master's Programme at Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen. On this site you will find a host of relevant information, and the page will be regularly updated. You should therefore visit this site at least thrice a week to stay up to date.

 

Limited use of Absalon

As I firmly believe in openness in education and research, I do not want to run a course with a web site hidden for the general public. So this site, and not the Absalon site, will be my official certified web-resource for the course. The only function of Absalon will be to collect e-mail adresses (in case I need to send you important information quickly), and to run evaluations. Otherwise, in terms of academic contents, this is the place to be.

Welcome! I hope you will enjoy the course!

 

Breaking News

(Archive of old news is here.)
 

June 9: A student has found another mistake in the solution to QUESTION 2 in the June 2014 exam set. In the solution for the steady-state real interest rate on p. 4/5, the discount factor is erroneously only multiplied on the marginal product of capital; it should of course be multipled on R, which is MPk + 1 - delta (it has no consequences for the result of a monetary policy indepedent capital/labor ratio though). Here is the corrected version. Sorry!
 

June 1: A student has found a mistake in the solution to QUESTION 2 in the June 2014 exam set: On page 5, the paragraph starting after the final equation pertaining to QUESTION 2, mistakenly had swapped "lower" and "higher" in line two. Here is the corrected version. Sorry!


May 21:
Advice about exam.