The course provides intermediate-level knowledge of the main growth models. Predictions are discussed in the light of the stylized facts concerning economic growth and development.
Exogenous and endogenous growth models. Poverty traps. Structural change. Trade and growth.
P. Aghion, P. Howitt, The Economics of Growth, MIT Press, Cambridge MA, 2009.
Lectures and collective tutorials.
written partial tests. written final examination