ECO451 Macroeconomic Growth Syllabus

University of Toronto, Winter 2016

About This Course

This course is aimed at advanced undergraduate students with interest in macroeconomics, development, and/or international economics. The main objective of this course is to apply economic theory to understand and interpret empirical observations on economic development and growth. In this course, we will study in detail the ability of theoretical models to account for the empirical facts characterizing economic development and growth over time and across countries.