180.101  Elements of Macroeconomics
This course introduces students to macroeconomics and its applications. There are two fifty minute lectures each week. In addition, students meet once a week in small sections led by teaching assistants. The sections mainly review lectures and problems, but new material is presented occasionally. There are two midterms, a final exam, and three problem sets.
Time/Location: Wednesday & Friday 9:009:50am, Hodson 110
Instructor: Robert J. Barbera
Office: Wyman Park Building 594
Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30PM3:30PM, Thursday 1:30PM 3:30PM, or by appointment; in Wyman Park Building 594
Email: rjb46@jhu.edu
TA Office Hours: All TA office hours are held in the Greenhouse. See the link under Course Documents for directions.
Prerna: Mondays 45pm
Pavel: Fridays 23pm
Raul: Mondays10.3011.30am
Burak: Tuesdays 11am12pm
Yun: Tuesdays 8.309.30am
Harold: Tuesdays 8.309.30am
Lalit: Thursdays 11am12pm
Nic: Mondays 56pm
Luigi: Modays 23pm
Derin: Mondays 10.4511.45am
Edmund: Tuesdays 8.159.15am
Announcements:
Course Documents:
Map to Greenhouse
Course Outline
Syllabus
Lecture Slides:
Lecture 1
Lecture 2
Lecture 3
Lecture 4 (Papageorge)
Lecture 5
Lecture 6
Lecture 7
Lecture 8
Lecture 9
Lecture 10
Lecture 11
Lecture 12
Lecture 13
Lecture 14 (Faust)
Problem Sets, Exams, and Solutions:
Problem Set 1
Problem Set 1 Solutions
Problem Set 2
Midterm 1 2015
Midterm 1 2015 Solutions
Midterm 1
Midterm 1 Solutions
Additional Readings:
RJB notes for lecture 5
RJB notes for lecture 7
RJB notes for lecture 8
RJB notes for lecture 9
RJB notes for lecture 13  The World of Finance
