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
Lecture notes 2
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
Lecture notes 3
Lecture notes 4
Predicting Presidential Elections and Other Things
Problem Set 2--due September 16 before class
Problem Set 2 Solutions
Lecture notes 5
Lecture notes 6
Problem Set 3--due September 23 before class
Problem Set 3 Solutions
Lecture notes 7
Lecture notes 8
Problem Set 4--due September 30 before class
Lecture notes 9
Lecture notes 10
NPR: Secret tapes about Fed Regulation, from Jane Strauch