MONETARY AND FINANCIAL ECONOMICS

Academic year
2016/2017 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
ECONOMIA MONETARIA E DELLA FINANZA
Course code
ET0030 (AF:184187 AR:86310)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
6
Subdivision
Degree level
Bachelor's Degree Programme
Educational sector code
SECS-P/02
Period
2nd Term
Course year
3
Where
VENEZIA
The knowledge of financial markets, the role of the monetary institutions and markets. The European Central Bank and the monetary policy
Economics

1.Introduction to the course, investments and financial assets
2.Financial Markets
3. Risk and risk aversion
4. Markowitz portfolio choices
5. CAPM
6. Net present value
7. Capital allocation
8. Review IS-LM model
9. Central Bank, price stability and monetary policy
10. Interest rate policy, Taylor rule and monetary policy strategies
11. Interest rates, inflation and the term structure of interest rates
12. Market interest rates
13. The transmission channels of monetary policy
14. Monetary policy today
Roberto Tamborini – “Economia e Finanza” – CEDAM Padova – 2° ed

Other references:

Giorgio Di Giorgio – “Economia e Politica Monetaria” – Cedam – 4° ed.

Mishkin, Eakins e Forestieri – "Istituzioni e Mercati Finanziari” – Pearson 3° ed

Bodie, Kane and Markus – "Investments" – McGraw-Hill – 10° ed
written
Written exam and optional assignment
Slides
Italian
  • Course with sustainable contents
  • University credits of sustainability: 6
  • Lecture notes, material for reference or for self-assessment available online or as e-book
  • Use of open-source software