ECON 291: Canadian Macroeconomic Policy

Canadian Macroeconomic Policy

ECON 291: Canadian Macroeconomic Policy
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12 credits and Math 111 or Math 113 or Math 115 and Economics 103 and Economics 105 (with a minimum grade of C)
English 100

This course applies the tools developed in Economics 105 to current issues in the Canadian macro economy. Topics covered include Canada’s macroeconomic history, fiscal and monetary policy issues, government debt and deficits, NAFTA and the FTA, the Canadian balance of payments, and the value of the Canadian dollar.