Courses: Junior Research Seminar: Exchange Rate Economics (ECONH375B01)

Spring 2012

The focus of this seminar-based course is on critical reading of original papers in exchange rate economics, and developing students' own research. The topics covered in the course include analytical issues in choosing an exchange rate regime; currency board and hard pegs; exchange rate concepts and measurement and assessment of competitiveness; purchasing power parity; assessing equilibrium exchange rates; capital controls.

Prerequisites: ECON 302 and 304 (Econ 304 can be taken concurrently with ECON 375).

Fulfills: SO I


Economics (Web site)

Taught By

Biswajit Banerjee (Profile)


Haverford, Stokes 014

Meeting Times

T 7:30pm-10:00pm