Quantitative Macroeconomics: An Introduction
by Dirk Krueger
Number of pages: 111
Business cycles are both important and, despite a large amount of economic research, still incompletely understood. In these notes the author will describe how to use standard neoclassical theory to explain business cycle fluctuations.
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by David Andolfatto - Simon Fraser University
The goal of this textbook is to provide students with an introduction to the microfoundations of macroeconomic theory. It is intended primarily as an exposition designed to illustrate the basic idea that underlies the modern research methodology.
by Martin Uribe - Duke University
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