Sunday, February 8, 2015

Class is canceled 2/8/2015

Both MONEY AND BANKING and MACROECONOMIC ANALYSIS are CANCELED for 2/8/2015. 

I am ill.  We will just pick up where we left off next Sunday

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Econ 201: Macroeconomic Analysis.Spring 2015: Sunday, 9:00-12:00.

The material posted here is for: 
Econ 201: Macroeconomic Analysis 
Spring 2015 Sunday 9:00 - 12:00 




Room PH108



I can be reached at: andrew.a.bossie@gmail.comOffice Hours: Sunday:  8:00am to 9:00am and 12:00pm to 1:00pm

As you probably noticed there is a direct link to this post on the right hand side of the blog. 

If I am not in the classroom (PH155) I will be in the adjunct office in the economics department: PH300B.  I will also usually be available after class. 


Slides:
3.  IS-MP

HOMEWORK RULES:
1. Must be handed at the beginning of class.  I will not accept it after I start going over the assignment due to students copying the answers off the board and handing them in.
2. Must be stapled. Assignments not stapled will lose a letter grade 
3. You must answer all questions. Failure to answer one question will result in a check minus. Failure to answer more than one question will result in a zero.
 Email:
1.  Must be time stamped before class on Sunday.
2.  Do not email me this assignment unless you will miss class.  

3. If you do email it to me you must send it as a LEGIBLE SINGLE pdf or MSWord document.  If you do not do this I will not allow you to resend it.

Homework #1 Due March 1
Homework #2 Due March 8
Homework #3 Due March 15
Homework #4 Due April 26th*
Homework #4 tutorial.
Homework #5 Due May 10th

*Because I am posting this so late (Thursday), I will not count this as a missed assignment if you do not do it.  However,  I suggest you do this assignment, as it is important test prep.  You will also get credit for doing it.  You can use this assignment to make up a missed assignment. 

In class exercise (3/5)
In class exercise (5/10)

Econ 215: Money and Banking. Spring 2015; Sunday 1:00-4:00

The material posted here is for: 


Econ 215: Money and Banking 
Spring 2015
Sunday 1:00 - 4:00. 
Room PH108

As you probably noticed there is a direct link to this post on the right hand side of the blog. 

I can be reached at: andrew.a.bossie@gmail.com


Office Hours: Sunday:  8:00am to 9:00am and 12:00pm to 1:00pm



If I am not in the classroom (PH108) I will be in the adjunct office in the economics department: PH300B.  I will also usually be available after class.  If you want to meet with me it is best to email me ahead of time to make sure I will be around.


HOMEWORK RULES:
1. Must be handed at the beginning of class.  I will not accept it after I start going over the assignment due to students copying the answers off the board and handing them in.
2. Must be stapled. Assignments not stapled will lose a letter grade 
3. You must answer all questions. Failure to answer one question will result in a check minus. Failure to answer more than one question will result in a zero.
 Email:
1.  Must be time stamped before class on Sunday.
2.  Do not email me this assignment unless you will miss class.  

3. If you do email it to me you must send it as a LEGIBLE SINGLE pdf or MSWord document.  If you do not do this I will not allow you to resend it.

Homework #1 Due March 1
Homework #2 Due March 8
Homework #3 Due March 15
Homework #4 Due April 26*
Homework #5 Due May 3
Homework #6 Due May 10

*Because I am posting this so late (Thursday), I will not count this as a missed assignment if you do not do it.  However,  I suggest you do this assignment, as it is important test prep.  You will also get credit for doing it.  You can use this assignment to make up a missed assignment. 

In class exercise (3/15)
In class exercise (5/10)

Saturday, October 4, 2014

John Conchrane on the Theory and Empirics Split in Macro

http://johnhcochrane.blogspot.com/2014/07/summer-institute.html

Just dumping this here for when I have to convince people it is fine that I don't have a theory section in my papers.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

GDP growth under Reagan and Obama

Index of GDP growth under Obama (100=Jan 2009)

Index of GDP growth under Reagan (100= Jan 1980)

Labor Force participation rates Reagan vs Obama

Employment/Pop Ratio under Reagan (roughly)

Employment/Pop Ration under Obama (roughly)

Friday, August 22, 2014

Econ 201: Macroeconomic Analysis. Fall 2014: Sunday, 9:15-12:00.

The material posted here is for: 
I can be reached at: andrew.a.bossie@gmail.com
Office Hours: Sunday:  8:00am to 9:00am and 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Slides
Homework #1: Due 9/28

Econ 201: Macroeconomic Analysis 
Fall 2014 Sunday 9:15 - 12:00 
Room PH 155

As you probably noticed there is a direct link to this post on the right hand side of the blog. 

If I am not in the classroom (PH155) I will be in the adjunct office in the economics department: PH300B.  I will also usually be available after class. 
Syllabus

1.  GDP and Unemployment
2.  Inflation and Inequality
3.  IS-MP Model
4.  Okuns Law and the Philips Curve
5. Long Run Growth
6. The Solow Growth Model

Homework:


HOMEWORK RULES:
1. Must be handed at the beginning of class.  I will not accept it after I start going over the assignment due to students copying the answers off the board and handing them in.
2. Must be stapled. Assignments not stapled will lose a letter grade 
3. You must answer all questions. Failure to answer one question will result in a check minus. Failure to answer more than one question will result in a zero.
 Email:
1.  Only email it if you cannot come to class.
2.  Must be time stamped before class on Sunday.
3.  Send  a SINGLE pdf or MSWord document.
HW #1 Due 10/05
HW #2 Due 10/19
HW #3 Due 10/26

Hw #4 Due 11/23
HW#4 Tutorial for Q2.

HW#5 Due 12/07
HW#5 Data

HW #6 Due 12/14