BUSM041 International Macroeconomics and Finance
This module offers a broad overview of international monetary economics and finance and applies to to gaining an understanding of recent events and current policy issues. The theory presented in this course covers a broad range of topics including exchange rate determination, monetary and fiscal policy in an open economy and an introduction to financial markets and institutions. Money, financial markets and institutions affect everyday life, involve huge flows of funds, influence business profits, the production of goods and services and the economic well-being of almost every single country. The insights provided by these theoretical frameworks will enable the class to discuss topics related to financial markets such as the single currency in Europe.
By the end of the module, you should:
70% Exam and 30% Coursework: Group Presentation