Economic Growth

Scuole Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa

Master of Sciences in Economics

Syllabus

Chapter 1: Introduction - Slides
Part I: Fragility of growth in a Keynesian universe
Chapter 2: Growth in a simple Keynesian framework -Slides
Chapter 3: Post-Keynesian solution: Distribution as a stabilizing force - Slides
Part 2: Growth in a neoclassical universe
Chapter 4: Growth and convergence in the Solow Model - Slides
Chapter 5: Education, human capital and growth - Slides
Chapter 6: Endogenous saving behavior, and optimal growth (The Ramsey model) - Slides
Exercises