NQF credits: 14
Fourth year status‚ second semester‚ one double lecture per week.
Course Convenor : Malcolm Keswell
Entrance requirements: See admissions requirements for Honours in Economics.
Course outline: Classic topics and monetary modesl of exchange rate determination; currency market microstructure and strategic trade models; currency speculation; currency and financial crises; the sub–prime crisis 2008; risk–shaking among countries both with and without perfect financial markets. Implications for consumption‚ investment and international lending.
DP requirements: None.
Assessment: Assignments‚ tests and examination count for 100%.
Last updated : 15 Jul 2015
Staff Members on this course :
A/Prof Malcolm Keswell