FI 363 Financial Institutions and Markets
F1B 2006 BL
M.S. EconomicsB.B.A. Economics & Finance
564-5803 Box #600
Fall I 2006
5:00 - 7:30 PM
Textbook: Mishkin, Frederic S.; The Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets; Addison Wesley; 7th Ed.
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Midterm Exam worth 100 points: 30%
Final Exam worth 100 points: 20%
Homework Sets(5) worth 100 points each: 50%
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Why Study Money, Banking, and Financial Markets?/31 July/Ch.1
An Overview of the Financial System/What Is Money?/2 Aug/Chs.2,3
Understanding Interest Rates/The Behavior of Interest Rates/7 Aug/Chs.4,5
The Risk and Term Structure of Interest Rates/9 Aug/Ch.6
The Stock Market, the Theory of Rational Expectations, and the Efficient Market Hypothesis/Banking and the Management of Financial Institutions/14 Aug/Chs.7,9
Review for Midterm Exam/16 Aug
Midterm Exam/Homework Sets #1,2,3/21 Aug
Banking Industry: Structure and Competition/Structure of Central Banks and the Federal Reserve System/23 Aug/Chs.10,14
Multiple Deposit Creation and the Money Supply Process/Determinants of Money Supply/28 Aug/Chs.15,16
Tools of Monetary Policy/Conduct of Monetary Policy: Goals and Targets/30 Aug/Chs.17,18
The Demand for Money/4 Sept/Ch.22
The Keynesian Framework and the ISLM Model/6 Sept/Ch.23
Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the ISLM Model/11 Sept/Ch.24
Aggregate Demand and Supply Analysis/Transmisssion Mechanisms of Monetary Policy: The Evidence/13 Sept/Chs.25,26
Review for the Final Exam/18 Sept
Final Exam/Homework Sets #4,5/20 Sept
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Last Updated:7/13/2006 12:43:50 PM