Saturday, January 25, 2014

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

The material posted here is for: 

Econ 201: Macroeconomic Analysis Spring 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. 

I can be reached at:

Office Hours: Sunday:  8:00am to 9:00am and 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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. 
Jones Ch 1, 2 9 (pg 227-234)
2. Inflation and Inequality
Jones Ch 8
Jones Ch 9
4.IS-MP (UPDATED 3/16)
Jones Ch 11-12
5. Okuns Law and the Philips Curve
Jones Ch 9, 11
Jones Ch 12
Jones Ch 3 and 4.
8.  Piketty

Announcement about the final:  I would like to push the final back from 9:00 to 11:00 to 10:00 to 12:00.  There were no objections to this in class.  However, if this causes an issue for you, please email me at

In class exercises (from 3/30)
Homework Assignment #3: Due 3/23
Homework Assignment #4: Due 3/30

Homework Assignment #5: Due 4/2
Homework Assignment #5 data file
PowerPoint tutorial on calculations needed for HW #5

Homework #5 Answers:
PowerPoint of in-class graphs
Excel file with answers

Homework Assignment #6: Due 5/11

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.
1.  Only email it if you cannot come to class.
2.  Must be time stamped by 12:00pm Sunday.
3.  Send  a SINGLE pdf or MSWord document.

4.  I will not accept any homework by email 


  1. Hi Professor. When will our midterm be and what chapters will it cover? I noticed that we haven't covered everything specific on the syllabus prior to the first exam.

  2. Don't worry kid, you gon be fine. lolz