Economics, Macroeconomics, Intermediate Course, 7.5 Credits

The course deals with theory for long-term growth as well as for short-term fluctuations, inflation and unemployment, exchange rates and foreign trade. Theories for the term structures of interest rates and the interaction between interest rates and exchange rates are firmly discussed. Progressing from previous course levels, a more advanced analysis of growth theory, business cycles, the role of financial markets and the labour market will be undertaken. Further the course gives the student the opportunity to carry out some empirical analysis of the business cycle using STATA.

ECTS Credits

7.5 Credits

Level of education

First cycle, has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements (G1F)


Örebro University School of Business

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: Successful completion of at least 22,5 credits on the course Economics, Basic Course, 30 Credits, including Microeconomics, 7,5 credits and Macroeconomics, 7,5 credits.
12 credits on the course Basic Statistics, 15 credits and 3 credits on the course Data Mining and Business Analytics, Basic Course
12 credits on the course Basic Statistics, 15 Credits and 1,5 credits on the course Statistics, Regression Analysis, Basic Course, 7,5 Credits.

Selection: Academic points

Course syllabus

Application code: X2821