The Pre-Midterm Schedule  

 

Lectures
J. Bradford DeLong
TuTh 2-3:30; Cory 241
Sections
Jean-Philippe Stijns
Section 101, MW 4-5, 210 Wheeler (CCN: 21094)
Section 102, MW 5-6, 47 Evans (CCN: 21097)

Back to the Section Page.


Mon. Aug. 23

Section Logistics. All that you need to know can be found either on this page or on Prof. Brad Delong's Home Page for Econ 101b.


Wed. Aug. 25

Math Review I:

You can review these topics in Simon and Blume, Chapter 9 (Determinants: An Overview) and 15 (Implicit Functions and Their Derivatives.)


Tues. Aug. 31

Math Review II:


Wed. Sep. 1

National Accounting and the like (I):


Mon. Sep. 6

Labor Day


Wed. Sep. 9

National Accounting and the like (II):

Section notes for 9/9 are available on the web. You can also view them as a Mathematica notebook if you have access to Mathematica or if you have downloaded the Mathematica Notebook Reader.

There is now a PDF version of these notes. You will need the (free) Acrobat reader to view PDF files.


Mon. Sep. 13

Growth Theory (I):


Wed. Sep. 15

Growth Theory (II):


Mon. Sep. 20

Growth Theory (III):


Wed. Sep. 22

Growth Theory (IV):

The Golden Rule savings rate (with an eye on Problem Set 3.)


Mon. Sep. 27

Growth Theory (V):

Discussion of the Answer Key to Problem Set 2.

The answer key to Problem Set 2 is here.

You can also view them as a Mathematica notebook if you have access to Mathematica or if you have downloaded the Mathematica Notebook Reader.

There is now a PDF version of this answer key. You will need the (free) Acrobat reader to view PDF files.


Wed. Sep. 29

Discussion of the Answer Key to Problem Set 3.

The answer key to Problem Set 3 is here.

You can also view them as a Mathematica notebook if you have access to Mathematica or if you have downloaded the Mathematica Notebook Reader.

There is now a PDF version of this answer key. You will need the (free) Acrobat reader to view PDF files.


Mon. Oct. 4

Full Employment Macroeconomics (I):

How did we come to the formulation we have for C, I, and NX. Some complications...


Wed. Oct. 6

Growth Theory (VI):


Mon. Oct. 11

Midterm Review (I):

Some of Brad's Extra problems.


Wed. Oct. 13

Midterm Review (II):

The rest of Brad's extra problems.


Th. Oct. 14: Official Review Session

Midterm Review (III):

Solutions to practice midterm + overflow + Q&A.


Jean-Philippe Stijns
Doctoral Student in Economics
Teaching Assistant in Macroeconomic Theory
University of California at Berkeley
Department of Economics
508-7 Evans Hall  Berkeley, CA 94720
email: stijns@econ.berkeley.edu
resume: http://www.well.com/user/jeanphi/resume.html
phone: (510)642-5952