Syllabus for Econ 502
Masters-Level Macroeconomic Theory

Syllabus Last Updated: 18 February 2024

Syllabus Site:

Last Course Offering: Fall 2017

Course Instructor:
Professor Leigh Tesfatsion
Department of Economics
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa 50011-1070
tesfatsi AT

502 Homepage (Course Structure & Grading Policy)
General Macro/Financial Resources
Undergraduate Macroeconomics Review Materials

Course Meeting Time and Place:
Tuesdays/Thursdays 11-1pm, Heady Hall, Room 272
Fridays 12:10-1pm, Heady Hall, Room 272

Instructor's Office and Office Hours:
Office: 375 Heady Hall, (515-294-0138)
Office Hours: F 10-12, and by appointment

Teaching Assistant (TA):
Mr. Tianyang Zhang
tianyang AT

TA's Office and Office Hours:
Office: Heady 275 (515-708-1123)
Office Hours: M 3:05-5:05, and by appointment

Syllabus Contents:

Required Course Materials

Basic Recommended Source Materials (On-Line, Library)


Midterm and Final Exam: General Policy

Important Caution: Please keep in mind that the readings, exercises, and course packet materials for this year's Econ 502 may differ in various ways from the materials assigned for Econ 502 in previous years, and these differences may be reflected in differences in the form and content of the exams. The practice exams provided below from past years are for general guidance only.

Midterm Exam:

Final Exam:

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