Economics
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TA is Saumya Rana. Her office hours are Thursday 1pm2pm.
TA Session will be Friday 9.30 am11am in Rm 212.
NOTE: Saumya may be arriving a few weeks into the semester. THERE WILL BE A REGULAR CLASS FRIDAY JANUARY 22^{ND} 9.3011. No session Friday January 29^{th}.
Extra class Monday Feb 15, 3.305pm (you will have a class off later, so we have the normal number of hours).
NOTE: We will not have classes on March 28^{th} and March 30^{th} (I will teach econometrics). Saumya will answer questions on previous midterms etc. on Friday April 1. (I previously announced that we will not have class on April 6^{th} but that is no longer true. There WILL be a class on April 6^{th}.
Midterm 1: Monday February 29^{th} in class.
Midterm 2: Monday April 4^{th} in
class.
FINAL: Monday May 2^{nd} in class.
Last year’s first midterm exam
Last year’s second midterm exam
Notes:
Short Introduction to Time Series
Note on ISLM
Permanent
Income and Measurement Error in Consumption Functions
The general Euler Equation and Hall's version of the PIH
Excess Sensitivity, RuleofThumb Consumers and IV estimation
The Impact of Income "Shocks" on Consumption and ``Excess Smoothness' of Consumption"
The Impact of Interest Rates on Consumption
The Term Structure of Interest Rates (updated)
Notes on ObstfeldRogoff Chapter 5 (last version: April 28, 2011)
Ostergaard, Sorensen, Yosha, JPE 2002
Astrubali, Sorensen, Yosha, QJE 1996
Homework 
Assignment Due 

HW #1 
Homework 1 Wed 2/3 

HW #2 
Homework 2 Wed 2/10 

HW #3 
Homework 3 Wed 2/17 

HW#4 Homework 4 Wed 2/24 



HW #5 
Homework 5 Wed 3/9 

HW #6 
Homework 6 Wed 3/23 

HW #7 
Homework 7 Wed 3/28 

HW #8 
Homework 8 Wed 4/13 

HW #9 
Homework 9 Wed 4/20 

HW #10 
Homework 10 Wed 4/27 








