|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Business Management and Administration|
|Academic staff||Konstantins Kozlovskis, Nataļja Lāce|
|Credit points||5.0 (7.5 ECTS)|
The course covers the basic elements of financial system and theories related to its functioning. The features of financial markets and their role in modern economy as well as the tools of monetary policy and their impact on economic growth are considered in details..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|The main goal of the course is to teach students to understand how modern financial system works in the context of monetary policy and at the level of separate elements. The tasks of the course are: • to develop and deepen theoretical knowledge of the functioning of the financial system; • to develop skills in testing hypotheses related to the functioning of the financial system; • to examine legislation in regulation of the financial system and to understand its impact on the development of financial economics; • to develop skills in applying econometric apparatus in solving different problematic questions.|
Students will be able to analyze processes taking place in financial markets and impact on economy. - Assignments. Tests.
Students will be able to characterize financial instruments. - Assignments. Tests.
Students will be able to analyze the policy of monetary authorities and its impact on economy. - Assignments. Tests.
Students will be able to implement theories related to functioning of financial system in practice. - Assignments. Tests.
Students will be able to implement gained theoretical knowledge and practical skills to solve complex tasks - Exam.
|Course prerequisites||The course is based on the knowledge gained in the bachelor program.|