This is the class website for University College Dublin module Advanced Macroeconomics (ECON 30120) being taught by Professor Karl Whelan in Spring 2015.
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Lecture Notes and Slides
Carl Walsh (2002): Teaching Inflation Targeting: An Analysis for Intermediate Macro
Milton Friedman (1968): The Role of Monetary Policy.
John Taylor (1993): Discretion Versus Policy Rules in Practice
Bank of England (2012): State of the Art of Inflation Targeting
Richard Clarida, Jordi Gali and Mark Gertler (2000): Monetary Policy Rules
and Macroeconomic Stability: Evidence and Some Theory
Ben Bernanke (2003): Some Thoughts on Monetary Policy in Japan
Lars Svensson (2003). Escaping from a Liquidity Trap and Deflation: The Foolproof Way and Others
Paul Krugman (2012): Earth to Ben Bernanke. Chairman Bernanke Should Listen to Professor Bernanke