Summer Semester 16

Advances in Macro-Finance since the Financial Crisis

In the current summer term 2016, guest professor Lawrence Christiano from the Northwestern University will hold the course "Ausgewählte Themen der Makroökonomie - Advances in Macro-Finance since the Financial Crisis" as part of the Deutsche Bundesbank Foundation program.

Topics

  • Financial frictions on the assets side of bank balance sheets
  • Financial frictions on the liability side of bank balance sheets
  • Bank runs

The course is eligible for the Masters students of Public Economics and Economics and will be credited as "Ausgewählte Themen der Makroökonomie - Advances in Macro-Finance since the Financial Crisis". (LV: 104088/104089)

More information can be found on the corresponding course page on blackboard.

Following are the preliminary dates for the course:

Date Day Time Location
30.05.2016 Monday

08:30 - 10:00

10:15 - 11:45

13:00 - 15:45

Hs 102

HFB A (Public Lecture)

Hs 103

31.05.2016 Tuesday

08:30 - 15:45

3302/04 (Boltzmannstr.3)

01.06.2016 Wednesday

08:30 - 13:45

14:00 - 15:45

Hs 103

Hs 108a

02.06.2016 Thursday

08:30 - 13:45

14:00 - 15:45

Hs 102

Hs 108a

03.06.2016 Friday 08:30 - 15:45

Hs 102

As part of the course, but open to everyone, there will be a public lecture on the 30th of May 2016, 10:15 am to 11:45 am in the Henry Ford Bau lecture hall A by Prof. Christiano called "The Great Recession: Earthquake for Macroeconomics".