Institute: Gazdaság- és Társadalomtudományi Intézet (1084 Budapest, Tavaszmező u. 15-17.) Credit: 2
Type of classes: Nappali Language: angol Semester: 2018/19/1
Level: Mérnök informatika MSc angol nyelvû ;
Responsible Teacher: Dr. Medve András Teacher(s): Dr. Tóth Arnold;
Consultations (total/week): Heti Lectures: 2 Practice lectures: 0 Labs: 0 Consultations: 0
Type of Exam: félévközi jegy
Aim of the subject: The Macroeconomic course is about to deliver basic knowledge in relation with the mechanisms of the economy in a modeled way with the tools of
positive economics. Our aim is to allow students to understand today’s economic environment.
Requirements during the semester
(homeworks, essays,
excercises, teamworks,
part and final
oral/written exam etc.):
week No. 8 test in writing. You can go to take an exam if you can fulfill the requirements of test in writing in the 8th week and you participate
in classes, make a presentation and practice classes. The term is not succesful the lack of above requirements. The method of supplement: You can
take an improver exam only one time set out by tutor in the first 10 days of the exam period with the payment of examination fee. This is
writing exam with the whole curriculum. Examination method is writing and oral. Evaluation happens by scoring. The tasks are theoretical and
practical. Intervals of the grade:
under 50%: 1 (unsatisfying, gig)
50-62,5 %: 2 (pass mark)
62,5-75 %: 3 (satisfactory mark)
75-87,5 % 4 (class)
87,5-100% 5 (excellence)
Week of
Topics of lectures/practices
1. Definition and Determination of National Income.
2. Components of aggregate demand.
3. Fiscal Policy and Foreign Trade
4. Money and Banking
5. Interest rates
6. Monetary and Fiscal Policy
7. Demand and Supply in Macroeconomics
8. Inflation
9. Expectations and Unemployment
10. Open Economy
11. Economic Growth
12. Fluctuations, Cycles and Economic Policy
13. Economic Policy
14. Summary
Type of evaluation,
repetition, calculation
of grade, etc.
Pre test in writing in the 8th week.
Type of evaluation,
repetition, calculation
of grade, etc.
est in writing and oral
Compulsory literature: Begg, Fisher, Dornbush: Economics, McGraw-Hill Education (11th Edition)
Suggested literature: Samuelson, Nordhaus: Economics (2009)