Econ 116
Syllabus
Yahoo Finance
Yahoo briefing calendar
New York Times
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
U.S. Bureau of Econommic Analysis (BEA)
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
Lecture notes 1
Hard Times Come Again No More
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Problem Set 1--due September 9 before class
Problem Set 1 Solutions
NPR Planet Money podcast on before-release secrecy of government announcements, from Kathleen Wu
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Predicting Presidential Elections and Other Things
Problem Set 2--due September 16 before class
Problem Set 2 Solutions
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Problem Set 3--due September 23 before class
Problem Set 3 Solutions
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Problem Set 4--due September 30 before class
Problem Set 4 Solutions
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NPR: Secret tapes about Fed Regulation, from Jane Strauch
Problem Set 5--due October 7 before class
Problem Set 5 Solutions
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2013 mid term exam
2013 mid term exam solutions
2012 mid term exam--ignore Part III
2012 mid term exam solutions
Problem Set 6--due October 14 before class
Problem Set 6 Solutions
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2014 mid term exam
2014 mid term exam solutions
Lecture notes 15 and Problem Set 7--due November 4 before class
Problem Set 7 Solutions
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Problem Set 8--due November 11 before class
Problem Set 8 Solutions
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Problem Set 9--due November 18 before class
Problem Set 9 Solutions
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Problem Set 10--due December 2 before class
Problem Set 10 Solutions
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Final exam, December 2012
Final exam, December 2013
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