Wrapped up the class yesterday. Here, in one place, are links to the lecture slides (all pdfs). If you’re wondering about lecture 3, it was snowed out, and the material folded into other classes.


Basic analysis of depressed economies.


Shadow banking and the bubble

The panic



War among the economists

The spread of the crisis

The euro

The euro crisis

Austerity, part I

Austerity, part II

Inflation or deflation?

Quantitative easing

Unemployment, structural or cyclical?

Long-run fiscal prospects

Crisis stories

Secular stagnation

The new normal