Information Package / Course Catalogue
Macro Economic Analysis
Course Code: EKO542
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Macro-economic theories and analyzes and macro-economic events today to discuss the validity of the national level and the key objective of this course is to analyze the facts supporting the current issues.

Course Content

Foundations of macroeconomics, the main macroeconomic variables, the national accounting, the classical macro model, Keynesian macro model, the IS-LM model, the IS-LM-BP model, the Aggregate Demand-Aggregate Supply Model (AD-AS model).

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Classical, Keynesian and IS-LM models, the formation of national income and changes in balance with the help of graphical analyzes.
2.Explains the basic macro-economic theories.
3.Macroeconomic analysis of national income, unemployment, inflation, growth, and the price index explains the concepts and gauge them.
4.Can make an interdisiplinary connection over the course subjects
5.Can make an analysis about subjects and can comment on economy
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Ünsal, Erdal, Makro İktisat, İmaj Yayınları, Ankara, 2009
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The history of macroeconomics and the basic assumptions of the research areas
Week 2 - Theoretical
Measuring the volume of economic activity, GDP and related concepts.
Week 3 - Theoretical
Measuring the volume of economic activity, GDP and related concepts.
Week 4 - Theoretical
Measuring the increase in production capacity of the economy, growth rate, price indices, inflation rate and interest rate.
Week 5 - Theoretical
Measurement of economic relations with other countries, balance of payments, exchange rate and its measurement.
Week 6 - Theoretical
Measurement of economic relations with other countries, balance of payments, exchange rate and its measurement.
Week 7 - Theoretical
Assumptions of classical economics, the labor market equilibrium, the goods market and the interest rate.
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
MIDTERM EXAM
Week 9 - Theoretical
Some results of the classical model, capital accumulation, population growth and unemployment.
Week 10 - Theoretical
Classic model of aggregate supply and demand curves and the effectiveness of economic policies.
Week 11 - Theoretical
Keynesian model assumptions, the total expenditure, the balance of income level and aggregate supply curve.
Week 12 - Theoretical
Mechanism Keynesian multiplier model, the open economy equilibrium level of income.
Week 13 - Theoretical
The formation of the IS-LM model, with the balance, imbalances and imbalances.
Week 14 - Theoretical
IS-LM model the effects of strong and weak monetary and fiscal 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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