Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

PA 854 Macroeconomic Policy and International Financial Regulation


This course surveys international macroeconomics, with special reference to international monetary
policy and international financial market architecture. Topics include the structure of international
financial markets; the role of central banks; exchange-rate systems; the determination of balance of
payments and exchange rates; macroeconomics of open economies; policy analysis for open
economies; policy coordination; the International Monetary Fund; and financial crises. Course website.

Recent Syllabus

Fall 2018