Course in Business Economics Macro

By Dr. Manasi Kurtkoti   |   Savitribai Phule Pune University
1. To understand the basics of Macro economics
2. To create awareness among the students about
    concepts of money and banking
3. To help students to gain an extensive and substantive knowledge 
    on various macroeconomic concepts.
4. To make the students know the working of monetary and fiscal
5. To make the students aware of the causes and effects
    some macroeconomic concepts operating in the economy like
    inflation, supply of money, demand for money etc…

Learners enrolled: 2272


Course Status : Completed
Course Type : Core
Duration : 12 weeks
Start Date : 05 Aug 2019
End Date : 06 Oct 2019
Exam Date : 10 Nov 2019
Enrollment Ends : 11 Sep 2019
Category :
  • Management Studies
  • Level : Undergraduate


    Week 1 : Basics of Macro Economics, National Income
    Week 2 : Money and Banking
    Week 3 : Trade cycle
    Week 4 : Theories of output and employment
    Week 5 : Theories of output and employment
    Week 6 : Consumption function
    Week 7 : Public Finance
    Week 8 : Public Finance
    Week 9 : Public Finance


    1. Macroeconomics: principles, problems, & policies (irwin economics)  
    by Campbell Mcconnell, Stanley Brue And Sean Flynn
    2. Principles of macroeconomics (mankiw’s principles of economics) 
    by n. Gregory Mankiw
    3. Macroeconomics by Paul Krugman And Robin Wells
    4. The macro economy today (the mcgraw-hill series in economics)
    By Bradley Schiller And Karen Gebhardt
    5. Foundations of macroeconomics by Robin Bade And Michael Parkin
    6. Macroeconomics by n. Gregory Mankiw
    7. Macroeconomics: principles, applications, and tools 
    by Arthur O’sullivan, Steven Sheffrin And Stephen Perez
    8. Macroeconomics by Roger A. Arnold
    9. A concise guide to macroeconomics: what managers, executives, and 
    students need to know by David A. Moss
    10. Core macroeconomics by Eric Chiang


    Dr. Manasi Kurtkoti 

    Achievement: An author of one reference book and ten text books in Economics. Recipient of “Best Teacher” award in -
    2014 awarded by SavitriBaiPhule Trust, Pune. 
    2008 awarded by Lions Club, Pune 
    1999 awarded by Bhartiya Congress Sena, Pune. 
    Bestowed with Ph.D. in 2012. 
    Elected as subject expert in Board of Studies of Economics, SPPU in November 2019.

    Teaching Experience: 
    • Working as Head of the department, Department of Economics in Dr. D. Y. Patil Arts,
      Commerce and Science College, Pimpri, Pune since 1997. 
    • Working as Adjunct faculty in College of Engineering Pune for the subject of Engineering Economics 
    • Working as IQAC Coordinator in Dr. D. Y. Patil Arts, Commerce and Science College,
       Pimpri, Pune since 2010. 
    • Contributed 10 video Lectures to EMMRC, Savitri Bai Phule Pune University to be reflected on
       VYAS Channel for education. 
    • Coordinated 37 video Lectures to EMMRC, Savitri Bai Phule Pune University to be reflected on
       VYAS Channel for education. 
    • Delivered radio talk on Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 on vidya vaahini,
       a radio channel for university students 
    • Has delivered talks on demonetization, foreign trade, importance of NAAC accreditation, land acquisition,
       academic and administrative audit (AAA) etc as resource person for national and
       state level conferences. 
    • Organized one international conference, two national conference and two state level conferences in
       college on varied topics. 
    • Contributed 5 papers in international peer reviewed journals with impact factor ranging from 2.5 to 6.5. 
    • Presented 23 papers in various International and National conferences organized by various
       universities and colleges. 
    • Contributed papers to e journals on the topics related to economics and interdisciplinary
       subjects like Foreign trade, attrition rate in schools etc. 


    30% for Course Assessment and 70% for end - term Proctored Exam