Courses Catalogue

Monetary Economics

COURSE CODE: ECO 7202
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Economic Planning and Policy, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

PURPOSE OF COURSE

 

This course focuses on the role of money in the economy, financial markets, money, interest rates, demand and supply for money monetary transmission and monetary policy and foreign exchange rates

 

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit students should be able to:

·         Explain the financial markets

·         Discuss the determine the tools used by the central bank to control money supply

·         Describe the monetary theory on how interest rates are determined