Lecture: October 15-17 as well as October 22-23, 9am - 12:30pm, in room 102, Garystr. 21 (except October 15 in room 106, Garystr. 21)
Exercise sessions by Prof. Emanuel Gasteiger, PhD: October 15-17 as well as October 22-23, 2pm - 4pm, in room 102, Garystr. 21
Course content: Definition of economic growth and development from a historical point of view, Solow-Swan-Model as a starting point of economic growth theories and it´s empirical validity, Ramsey-Cass-Koopmans-Model as the central model in macroeconomics, demography and growth in context of Diamond Samuelson-Model, endogenous and semi-endogenous growth models, additional aspects such as poverty trap, income distribution or the role of institutions, methodical focus: dynamic modelling.