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Academic Year/course: 2017/18

417 - Degree in Economics

27453 - Economic Environment


Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
2017/18
Subject:
27453 - Economic Environment
Faculty / School:
109 - Facultad de Economía y Empresa
Degree:
417 - Degree in Economics
ECTS:
5.0
Year:
4
Semester:
Second semester
Subject Type:
Optional
Module:
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5.1. Methodological overview

Different teaching methods are used: lectures for theory and more participatory techniques in practical sessions.

               

5.2. Learning tasks

1. Lectures, in which the teacher will present the main concepts of the subject. Participation from the students and debate will be encouraged. The students will have to read some economic reports available in class or on the ADD.

2. Practical sessions, in which the student will have to elaborates and defend interpretation on different economic reports about the current economic situation.

3. Tutorials, allowing a more direct and personal guidance, in which the tutor will supervise works and reports and solve academic doubts of the students.

5.3. Syllabus

I INTRODUCTION

Lesson 1: The Spanish economy today. Starting point

Lesson 2: The international background

II REAL SECTOR

Lesson 3: Economic aggregates. Demand, supply and incomes

Lesson 4: Consumption and investment

Lesson 5: External sector

III INTITUTIONS AND THE CURRENT SITUATION

Lesson 6: Labour market

Lesson 7: Public sector

IV FINANCIAL AND MONETARY ISSUES

Lesson 8: Financial markets and agents

Lesson 9: The European Central Bank monetary policy

V PROSPECTIVES

Lesson 10: The Spanish economy in the near future