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ECON 302 Money, Banking & Government Policy (3 credits)

Offered by: Economics (Faculty of Arts)


Economics (Arts) : Analysis of the market for money; its macroeconomic effects; the theory and policy of central banking; monetary policy rules, the Taylor Rule, inflation targeting, quantitative easing; central bank independence; currency boards; commercial banking and economic stability; regulated versus free banking; cross-border banking and policy.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Thomas James Velk (Fall)

  • Prerequisites: ECON 208 and ECON 209
  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken ECON 302D1/D2 (6 credits).