A number of topical (theoretical and policy-related) issues in the area of money and banking are examined, taught by visitors who are expert on the specific topics chosen. As a result, the topics vary from year to year. Past topics have included: deposit insurance, the EMU, long-run exchange rate behaviour, financial de-regulation in Japan, and the Asian financial crisis. Students will normally be able to select topics from a menu of alternatives.
2 x 1500-word essays (50% each)