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EconomicsInterest RateSupply ChainMarket (Economics)
Programa de cursos integrados
100% online

100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Prazos flexíveis

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Horas para completar

Aprox. 18 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week...
Idiomas disponíveis

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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1
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1 hora para concluir

Course Orientation

You will become familiar with the course, your classmates, and our learning environment. The orientation will also help you obtain the technical skills required for the course....
Reading
1 video (Total 8 min), 5 leituras, 1 teste
Reading5 leituras
Syllabus10min
About the Discussion Forums10min
Glossary10min
Updating Your Profile10min
Social Media10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Orientation Quiz10min
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Module 1: Key Macroeconomic Indicators and Their Measurement

What do macroeconomic indicators like GDP, the unemployment rate, and inflation really mean? How are they measured? How should the figures for such variables be interpreted?...
Reading
9 videos (Total 83 min), 2 leituras, 6 testes
Video9 videos
1-1.1. Introduction to Macroeconomic Indicators and the Sources of Macroeconomic Data7min
1-2.1. The Unemployment Rate: Definition and Measurement7min
1-3.1. GDP: Definition18min
1-3.2. GDP: Measurement12min
1-3.3. GDP: Improvements in Real GDP Measurement6min
1-3.4. GDP: Comparison Across Countries12min
1-4.1. The Price Level and Inflation: The Basics7min
1-4.2. Problems in Measuring the Cost of Living Inflation9min
Reading2 leituras
Module 1 Overview10min
Module 1 Readings10min
Quiz5 exercícios práticos
Lesson 1-1 Practice Quiz4min
Lesson 1-2 Practice Quiz6min
Lesson 1-3 Practice Quiz10min
Lesson 1-4 Practice Quiz6min
Module 1 Quiz20min
Semana
2
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Module 2: GDP Components, Twin Deficits, and Balance of Payments

Expenditure is often different from income for individuals, but for the economy as a whole, aggregate income is always identical to aggregate expenditure. This has important implications for the functioning of the macroeconomy and the way policies affect it. The income-expenditure identity is also fundamental to the ways various part of the economy with different processes interact with each other. For example, it sheds a lot of light on the formation of the trade deficit and its connection with budget deficit and private savings....
Reading
5 videos (Total 43 min), 2 leituras, 4 testes
Video5 videos
2-1.1. Components of GDP10min
2-1.2. The Roles of Government and the Rest of the World in the Macroeconomy8min
2-2.1. The Fundamental Macroeconomic Identity and GDP Components15min
2-3.1. The Balance of Payments7min
Reading2 leituras
Module 2 Overview10min
Module 2 Readings10min
Quiz4 exercícios práticos
Lesson 2-1 Practice Quiz4min
Lesson 2-2 Practice Quiz4min
Lesson 2-3 Practice Quiz6min
Module 2 Quiz20min
Semana
3
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Module 3: The Foreign Exchange Market

How does the exchange rate affect the trade balance and foreign payments of an economy? How does the exchange rate interact with domestic and foreign prices to determine the competitiveness of an economy’s producers? Where does the exchange rate come from? Since currencies are assets that can be bought and resold at different times, their exchange rates must depend on expectations and futures markets. How do the spot and forward exchange rates interact with the expected rates of future dates?...
Reading
5 videos (Total 61 min), 2 leituras, 4 testes
Video5 videos
3-1.1. The Foreign Exchange Market Basics8min
3-1.2. The Exchange Rate and Competitiveness13min
3-2.1. Spot and Forward Markets for Foreign Exchange23min
3-2.2. Current and Future Spot Markets for Foreign Exchange14min
Reading2 leituras
Module 3 Overview10min
Module 3 Readings10min
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Lesson 3-1 Practice Quiz8min
Lesson 3-2 Practice Quiz10min
Module 3 Quiz20min
Semana
4
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Module 4: Money, Interest Rate, and the Exchange Rate

The interest rate determines the exchange rate, the cost of capital, and the opportunity cost of using money. How is the interest rate determined? What factors drive the supply and demand for money? What constitutes money? What role do banks play in the monetary system? How do central banks influence the money market and the interest rate?...
Reading
5 videos (Total 76 min), 2 leituras, 3 testes
Video5 videos
4-1.2. Money Supply24min
4-1.3. Money Demand9min
4-2.1. Money Market Equilibrium18min
4-2.2. Money, Inflation, and Interest Rate in the Short Run and the Long Run13min
Reading2 leituras
Module 4 Overview10min
Module 4 Readings10min
Quiz3 exercícios práticos
Lesson 4-1 Practice Quiz8min
Lesson 4-2 Practice Quiz8min
Module 4 Quiz20min
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por ABJul 23rd 2017

Great course for a beginner like me. All the concepts are explained clearly with examples. The language used is simple which makes it easy to understand.

por SZSep 19th 2018

Concise yet very helpful. The reading material is well prepared. After this course, I can fully understand all the financial news.

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Hadi Salehi Esfahani

Professor of Economics and Professor of Business Administration
Department of Business Administration, College of Business
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This curso is part of the 100% online Master of Business Administration (iMBA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

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In order to effectively manage and operate a business, managers and leaders need to understand the market characteristics and economic environment they operate in. In this Specialization, you will build a solid understanding of the operation of markets and the macro-economic environment with real-world examples. You will be able to identify firm and country-level economic factors that impact business decisions, develop an analytical framework using statistical tools, and apply economic theory and data in the analysis of business environment and trends to make effective business decisions. The capstone project involves an in-depth analysis of an actual business situation in which you will examine the global economic environment of a business. The final project will be a business plan that uses statistical tools and economic theory to create a comprehensive analysis of the microeconomic and macroeconomic environment in which the focal company operates. This Specialization is part of the University of Illinois Masters of Business Administration degree program, the iMBA. Learn more about the admission into the program here and how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into the program. You can also start with for-credit courses within the Illinois iMBA degree program....
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