|Module label||Advanced Economic Growth|
|Credit points||6.0 KP|
|Faculty/Institute||Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Business studies)|
|Used in course of study||
|Skills to be acquired in this module||
The students are able to:
- understand and reproduce the models of the neoclassical and endogenous growth theory,
- understand, discuss and present a current research paper in the field of economic growth.
The module consists of a lecture and a seminar. In the lecture, the fundamental growth models of the neoclassical and the endogenous growth theory are discussed in detail. In the seminar, the student presents a current research paper from the field of economic growth, which was published in an international refereed journal.
Acemoglu, D. (2009): Introduction to Modern Economic Growth, Princeton University Press.
Aghion, P., Howitt, P. (2009): The Economics of Growth, MIT Press.
Aghion, P. Howitt, P. (1998): Endogenous Growth Theory, MIT Press.
Barro, R.J., Sala-i-Martin, X (2004): Economic Growth, 2nd edition, MIT Press.
|Languages of instruction||German, English|
|Duration (semesters)||1 Semester|
|Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program|
|Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge|
|Examination||Time of examination||Type of examination|
|Final exam of module||
differ according to type of examination
term paper or
seminar paper and presentation or
written exam or
oral exam or
|Course type||Comment||SWS||Frequency||Workload attendance|
|Total time of attendance for the module||56 h|