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Module Code: ECO306
Module Title: The Chinese Economy
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2020/21
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: International Business School Suzhou
Pre-requisites: ECO101ORECO109ORECO109ANDECO101ANDECO101ECO120
   
Aims
The aims of this course is to provide an overview of the Chinese economy and discuss the current issues of the Chinese economy.
Learning outcomes 
A. Demonstrate a sound understanding of the historical development of the Chinese economy.

B. Demonstrate knowledge of the processes by which China transitioned to a market economy.

C. Comprehend key trends and processes of economic development in China.

D. Critically analyse current major economic problems in China and to propose potential solutions.

E. Understand the current debates of economic policy in China and be able to derive policy solutions to these debates.

Method of teaching and learning 
The lectures will be delivered by a combination of lectures, and tutorials. Lectures will be designed to provide essential information and introduce students to the basic tools and concepts of time series analysis and related issues. Tutorials will provide students with the opportunity to further develop their learning through the exploration of theoretical and empirical studies and data
Syllabus 
General Introduction of Chinese Economy

Measuring and Accounting for the Output of Nation: GDP

Balance of Payment in China

Long-Run Economic Growth in China

Consumption and Saving in China

Investments in China

Monetary Policy and Institutions in China

Keynesian Model Extensions to China

Public Finances and Fiscal Policy in Action in China
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 26     12      112  150 

Assessment

Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Group Proposal Report 15.00
2 Presentation In Group 15.00
3 Final Exam 70.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 6/5/2020 5:38:13 PM