Study of political determinants of macroeconomic outcomes. Time inconsistency in monetary and fiscal policy, political business cycles. Political models of redistribution, delay in reform, transition, growth, and international policymaking.

Prerequisite: ECON602 and ECON604; or permission of BSOS-Economics department.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Audit

Course Offerings

    Fall 2016Instructor: Allan Drazen
    Fall 2015Instructor: Allan DrazenView: Syllabus