ECON 240: Money, Banking, and Financial Markets

Money, Banking, and Financial Markets

ECON 240: Money, Banking, and Financial Markets
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Economics 103 and 105 and 12 credits
English 100

This course provides an introduction to monetary and financial economics, with special reference to the Canadian economy. Topics covered include fundamentals of financial markets and instruments, the term structure of interest rates, the nature and functions of money, money and the real economy, monetary policy in Canada, and open-economy monetary analysis.