Undergraduate in Finance & Accounting

Academic Year 2023-24

Teaching team

Afonso Moreira

Lecturer

afonso.moreira@iscte-iul.pt
Office hours: Fridays, 11:00–12:30 (under appointment)

Vivaldo Mendes

Lecturer

vivaldomendes.org
vivaldo.mendes@iscte-iul.pt
Office hours: Mondays, 13:30–14:30 (under appointment)

Schedule

Warning

Please be punctual. Access to the class will not be allowed 15min after the scheduled starting time.

Important

It is mandatory to bring your PC to all practical sessions of the course.

Lectures

Section Schedule Classroom Lecturer
FCB1 & FCB2 Mondays, 11h00–12h30 Audit. B103 Vivaldo Mendes

Practical Sessions

Section Schedule Classroom Teacher
FCB1 Wednesdays, 9h30–11h00
Fridays, 9h30–11h00
2E4
AA328
Vivaldo Mendes
FCB2 Wednesdays, 8h00–9h30
Fridays, 8h00–9h30
AA328
C201
Afonso Moreira

Calendar

Week Topic Lectures Pract. sessions Slides Notebooks Solutions
1 Introduction to Julia & Pluto February 5 February 7 & 9
2 Introduction to Macroeconomics February 19 February 21 & 23
3 Measuring Macroeconomic Data February 26 Febr. 28 & March 1
4 The IS Curve March 4 March 6 & 8
5 Monetary Policy and Aggregate Demand March 11 March 13 & 15
6 The Central Bank Balance Sheet & Monetary Policy Tools March 18 March 20 & 22
Midterm test (covers subjects from week 1 to 6) 22 April 15:00h–17:00h
7 Aggregate Supply and the Phillips Curve April 8 April 10 & 12
8 The Aggregate Demand & Supply Model April 15 April 17 & 19
9 Macroeconomic Policy: Aggregate Demand & Supply Analysis April 22 April 24 & 26
10 Rampant Inflation vs the Fear of Deflation May 06 May 08 & 10
11 Fiscal Policy & the Government Budget May 13 May 15 & 17
12 Rounding up topics & controversies May 20 May 22 & 24
Endterm test or Final exam 11 June 11:30–14:00