290170 SE Seminar in Economics (Macroeconomics): 'macroeconomics: theory and politics' (2020W)
für Geographinnen und Geographen: 'Makroökonomie: Theorie und Politik'
- Registration is open from Mo 07.09.2020 10:00 to Mo 21.09.2020 10:00
- Deregistration possible until Sa 31.10.2020 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
due to the present CoVid 19 situation all meetings will be held online via moodle (big blue button)unless the situation improves dramatically
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Teaching consists in one unbroken 90-minute lecture. Students are required to present one substantial talk (40 min) on the basis of selected texts; also, students have the possibility to prepare for each meeting on the basis of answers to questions distributed in advance for every meeting; It is expected that students contribute in a lively manner to discussions at all classes.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Students are required to present one substantial talk (40 min) and write a seminar paper of about 20 pages on problems discussed in the talk. Talks and seminar papers will evaluated on the basis regarding the completeness, precision and clarity with respect to the arguments discussed.