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Economics & Society

 

Announcements

November Problem set 9 key is now updated.

Income and substitution effect will not be examined in the exam.
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2019

 

 

Course Info

Instructor:

Kosmas Marinakis

acemoglu

email:

kmarinakis@smu.edu.sg

     

Office:

SoL 4-13

     

Office Hours:

Tuesdays 18:00 - 20:00

(no appointment needed)

Basic Text:

Economics by Acemogly, Laibson and List

     

Telegram:

https://t.me/SMUes

 

Schedule

Section Day Time Room Teaching Support
G16 Wed 12:00-15:15 SoE 3-7 Kathyrn Kellyne CHONG
(jhchong.2018@accountancy.smu.edu.sg)
G17 Wed 15:30-18:45 SoE 3-7 Jia Ying GAN
(jygan.2018@accountancy.smu.edu.sg)
G18 Thu 12:00-15:15 SoE 3-8 Aditya CHAND
(adityac.2018@economics.smu.edu.sg)
 G19 Thu 15:30-18:45 SoE 3-8 Bryan YEO Chai Liang
(bryan.yeo.2017@economics.smu.edu.sg)

 

 

Downloads

Syllabus 2019

Test Archive (empty)

Test info

Group project

Midterm key

Handout for L10

Handout 2

Handout 3

Handout 4

Handout 5

 

 

Course Calendar

Updated in a weekly basis according to course evolution.

Date Unit Topic/Slides* Readings  PS  HW 
Aug 21-22 1  Course Presentation, Basics and Prerequisites Syllabus, Ch. 1, 2 & 3 PS01 key HW01 key
Aug 28-29 2 Consumer Choice and Demand Ch. 5 PS02 key HW02 key
Sep 04-05 3 Cost, Supply & Competitive Markets Ch. 6, 7 PS03 key HW03 key
Sep 11-12 4 Extreme Market Structures: PC vs. Monopoly Ch 7 & 12 PS04 key HW04 key
Sep 18-19 5 Differentiation and Strategic Competition Ch. 14 PS05 key HW05 key
Sep 25-26 6 Market Failure & Government Intervention Ch. 9 & 10 PS06 key HW06 key
Oct 02-03   Open Q&A session Units 1-6    
Oct 4   Midterm (at 19:00) Units 1-6    
Oct 09-10   Recess - No classes      
Oct 16-17 7 Macroeconomic Aggregates & Inequality Ch. 19 & 20 PS07 key HW07 key
Oct 23-24 8 Economic Growth Ch. 21 & 22 PS08 key HW08 key
Oct 30-31 9 Money & Banking Ch. 24 & 25 PS09 key HW09 key
Nov 06-07 10 Short-run GDP fluctuations Ch. 26 & 27 PS10 key HW10 key
Nov 13-14 11 Unemployment - Crisis - Trade Ch. 23, 8, 28 PS11 key HW11 key
Nov 20-21 12 Open Q&A session Units 1-11    
Nov 27   Final Exam at 13:00 (SOL SMU Hall B1.3) Units 1 - 11    

*Slides and hw will be updated after each lecture 

 

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