Introduction to Economic Policy


Theory of general economic policy and discussion of current problems in economic policy:

  • Goals of economic policy
  • Instruments and institutions of economic policy
  • Triad of regional, national and European economic policy
  • specific areas of economic policy, in particular growth, employment, provision of public infrastructure and climate policy.


Lecture Notes:

Slides for the lecture can be downloaded via ILIAS.



Klump, R. (2011): Wirtschaftspolitik. Pearson Studium.