ATHENS UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS
OF INTERNATIONAL AND EUROPEAN ECONOMIC STUDIES
Course: Macroeconomics I (PhD
Outline (general, by S. Kalyvitis)
Lecture slides, Spring 2009 (S. Kalyvitis)
Lecture 1: The
Centralized Economy (Download
Growth (Download PDF)
E. Dinopoulos (Outline in pdf
Preliminaries in Growth Theory (Slides in
Powerpoint: Part A, Part B)
Earlier Models of Schumpeterian Growth (Slides in Powerpoint)
Scale Effects and Schumpeterian Growth (Slides in Powerpoint)
Rent-Protection and Schumpeterian Growth (Slides in Powerpoint)
Charles, (1999), “Growth: With or
Without Scale Effects?”, American
Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May, 139-144.
Dinopoulos, Elias and Peter Thompson,
(1999), “Scale Effects in neo-Schumpeterian Models of Growth”, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 9,
Paul, (1990), “Endogenous
Technological Change”, Journal of
Political Economy, 98, S71-S102.
Gene and Elhanan Helpman, (1991),
“Quality Ladders in the Theory of Growth”, The Review of
Economic Studies, 58.
Elias and Fuat Sener,
“New Directions in Schumpeterian Growth Theory”, in Hanusch H. and A.
eds., Edgar Companion to
Neo-Schumpeterian Economics, Edward Elgar, forthcoming
Dinopoulos, Elias and Constantinos
Syropoulos, (2007), “Rent Protection as a Barrier to Innovation and
Growth”, Economic Theory, forthcoming.
Elias, (2007), “Growth in Open
Economies, Schumpeterian Models”, in K. Reinert and R. Rajan, (eds), Princeton Encyclopedia of the World Economy,
Princeton University Press, forthcoming.
Programs in MATLAB
Notes (part 1)
Some related and useful papers
N. G. Mankiw (2006), "The
Macroeconomist as Scientist and Engineer", Journal of Economic
Perspectives, 20, 4, 29–46.
V. V. Chari and Patrick J.
Kehoe (2006), "Modern Macroeconomics in Practice: How Theory Is Shaping
Policy", Journal of Economic Perspectives, 20, 4, 3–28.
M. Goodfriend (2004),
"Monetary Policy in the New Neoclassical Synthesis: A Primer", Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.
S. Turnovsky (2003)),
"Old and New Growth Theories: A Unifying Structure?", in N. Salvadori (ed.), Old and New Growth Theories: An
Assessment", Edward Elgar.
WRITING A PAPER IN ECONOMICS
The following books are extremely helpful in preparing an economics
William Thomson, A Guide for the
Young Economist, MIT Press (2001).
Deirdre McCloskey, Economical
Writing, Second Edition, Waveland Pr Inc;
2 edition (1999).