The theory and practice of monetary policy, including discussions of rationales for government involvement in money and banking, actual central bank behavior, the choice of monetary rules versus discretion, and how alternative monetary regimes might work.

Semester Course Offered

Offered every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)

Pre or Corequisite

ECON 4010 and (ECON 4030 or ECON 4030H or ECON 4100/6100)

Athena Title


Syllabi ECON 4500
Credit Hours 3.0