COURSE INFORMATION
Course CodeCourse TitleL+P HourSemesterECTS
ECON 434MACROECONOMIC ISSUES IN EMERGING MARKET ECONOMIES3 + 05th Semester5

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Elective
Course Objective Lower income but rapid growth economies that are using economic liberalization as their engine of growth are categorized as emerging market economies. With the increasing importance of emerging market economies in global economy, understanding the dynamics behind the development steps of these countries gets important. With this course, providing a basic understanding of key economic issues involved in emerging markets is aimed. It is aimed to reveal the effects of various macroeconomic indicators by making sectoral distinctions in developing countries. In addition, students will acquire the ability to critically analyse the interaction between economic factors and institutional factors in the formulation and implementation of economic policies in emerging economies.
Course Content Introduction: Issues in Emerging Markets Economies, Sectorel Analysis; Structure of Agricultural Sector in EMEs, The Industry Structure in EMEs, Service Sector in EMEs, Labor Force Markets in EMEs, Capital Market Developmentes in EMEs, Total Factor Productivity in EMEs, The Effect of 2008 Crisis, Inflation , Unemployment in EMEs, Foreign Direct Investments in EMEs, Monetary and Fiscal Policies in EMEs
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Corequisite No corequisites.
Mode of Delivery Face to face

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
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ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
ActivitiesQuantityDuration (Hour)Total Work Load (Hour)
Course Duration14342
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)13339
Assignments11010
Mid-terms11313
Final examination12626
Total Work Load

ECTS Credit of the Course






130

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COURSE DETAILS
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Details 2019-2020 Fall1MEHMET İVRENDİ

Course Details
Course Code:  ECON 434 Course Title:  MACROECONOMIC ISSUES IN EMERGING MARKET ECONOMIES
L+P Hour : 3 + 0   Course Code : 1   Language Of Instruction: English Course Semester :  2019-2020 Fall
Course Coordinator :  PROFESSOR MEHMET İVRENDİ E-Mail:  mivrendi@pau.edu.tr, Phone Number :  296 2833,
Course Location İİBF AB116,
Goals : Lower income but rapid growth economies that are using economic liberalization as their engine of growth are categorized as emerging market economies. With the increasing importance of emerging market economies in global economy, understanding the dynamics behind the development steps of these countries gets important. With this course, providing a basic understanding of key economic issues involved in emerging markets is aimed. It is aimed to reveal the effects of various macroeconomic indicators by making sectoral distinctions in developing countries. In addition, students will acquire the ability to critically analyse the interaction between economic factors and institutional factors in the formulation and implementation of economic policies in emerging economies.
Content : Introduction: Issues in Emerging Markets Economies, Sectorel Analysis; Structure of Agricultural Sector in EMEs, The Industry Structure in EMEs, Service Sector in EMEs, Labor Force Markets in EMEs, Capital Market Developmentes in EMEs, Total Factor Productivity in EMEs, The Effect of 2008 Crisis, Inflation , Unemployment in EMEs, Foreign Direct Investments in EMEs, Monetary and Fiscal Policies in EMEs
Attendance : %70
Topics
WeeksTopics
1 Introduction: Issues in Emerging Market Economies
2 Structure of the Agricultural Sector in EMEs
3 The Industry Structure in EMEs
4 Service Sector in EMEs .
5 Labor Force Markets in EMEs
6 Capital Market Developments in EMEs
7 Total Factor Productivity in EMEs
8 Midterm
9 Students Presentation: Structure of the Agricultural Sector in Turkey; The Industry Structure in Turkey
10 Students Presentation: Service Sector in Turkey; Labor Force Markets in Turkey
11 Students Presentation: Capital Market Developments in Turkey Total Factor Productivity in EMEs
12 Students Presentation: The Global Economic Crisis and its Effects on the Growth Rate of EMEs (from The book)
13 Students Presentation: Inflation as a Historical Problem in EMEs (from The book)
14 Students Presentation: Global Financial Crisis and Unemployment in EMEs (from The book)
Materials
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Resources
Course Assessment
Assesment MethodsPercentage (%)Assesment Methods Title
Final Exam40Final Exam
Midterm Exam30Midterm Exam
Project30Project
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LO: Course Learning Outcomes