Academic Catalog

ECO306 MONETARY THEORY AND POLICY

Course Code: 3520306
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6,5
Department: Economics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr EMRE ZELK
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3520202
The course set above should be completed before taking ECO306 MONETARY THEORY AND POLICY .

Course Content

An overview of the financial mechanism, capital markets, and interest rate determination. Demand for and the supply of money. Monetary transmission mechanism. Tools and indicators of monetary policy. Inflation targeting.