Information Package / Course Catalogue
Theories of Economic Crisis
Course Code: EKO534
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: None.
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To learn theories of economic crisis.

Course Content

Why crisis erupt in economies, can the crisis be forseen, how we can evade the economic crisis, how we can overcome the crisis

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Learn the causes and problems of economic crises
2.Can propose policy on resolving economic crises
3.Analyze the causes, results and solutions of the crises in the world economy
4.The causes of the crisis in Turkey Economy, interpret the results and solutions.
5.Analyze international organizations and the role of economic management in crisis management
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Murat Kaykusuz, İktisadi Kriz Teorileri, Ekin Basım Yayın
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The concept of crisis, the differences between crisis and instability
Week 2 - Theoretical
Crisis theory in economic theory
Week 3 - Theoretical
Financial crisis models
Week 4 - Theoretical
Globalization and crisis
Week 5 - Theoretical
Predictability of financial crises
Week 6 - Theoretical
Economic crisis, crisis intervention and discussions
Week 7 - Theoretical
Search for efficiency, views from monetary and fiscal policy perspective
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
World Crises
Week 10 - Theoretical
Reasons, results and solutions of the 2007 crisis
Week 11 - Theoretical
The crises in Turkey's Economy
Week 12 - Theoretical
2001 crisis and after
Week 13 - Theoretical
Crisis and IMF, crisis and economic management
Week 14 - Theoretical
Crisis management and policies
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory153390
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)124
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