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
Problem Set 4 Solutions
Lecture notes 9
Lecture notes 10
NPR: Secret tapes about Fed Regulation, from Jane Strauch
Problem Set 5--due October 7 before class
Problem Set 5 Solutions
Lecture notes 11
Lecture notes 12
Lecture notes 13
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
Lecture notes 14
Lecture notes 15 and Problem Set 7--due November 4 before class