Adjunct Associate Professor in Finance
Research Interests: macroeconomics, international finance, and international trade and investment
Links: Personal Website
Address: The Wharton School, 2300 Steinberg-Dietrich Hall, 3620 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 898-7628
Anthony Landry is a Senior Research Advisor at the Bank of Canada and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Finance Department at Wharton. Landry has been on the faculty at Wharton since 2011. He teaches in the MBA and executive education programs. Prior to joining Wharton, he was an Economic Policy Advisor and Senior Economist in the Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Landry is an expert in macroeconomics, international finance, and international trade and investment. His research articles have appeared in many academic journals, including the American Economic Review and the Journal of International Economics. He received his PhD in economics from Boston University in 2007.
FNCE615 - Macroeconomics and The Global Economic Environment (Half CU)
FNCE 615 Introduction To Macroeconomics and The Global Economic Environment (Half Cu) is intended for non-finance majors. It is a half-semester course in macroeconomics, with an emphasis on current events and policy applications. The goal of this course is to provide the foundation needed to recognize and understand broad economic and financial movements in the global economy. Key topics include national income accounting, production and economic growth, employment, business cycles, monetary and fiscal policy, and international finance. By the end of this course, students will be able to evaluate and discuss the global economic environment in which business and financial decisions are made. PLEASE NOTE: This course will not count towards a Finance Major
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FNCE613 - Macroeconomics and the Global Economic Environment
This course is required for all students except those who, having prior training in macroeconomics, money and banking, and stabilization policy at an intermediate or advanced level, can obtain a waiver by passing an examination. The purpose of FNCE 613 is to train the student to think systematically about the current state of the economy and macroeconomic policy, and to be able to evaluate the economic environment within which business and financial decisions are made. The course emphasizes the use of economic theory to understand the workings of financial markets and the operation and impact of government policies. Specifically, the course studies the determinants of the level of national income, employment, investment, interest rates, the supply of money, inflation, exchange rates, and the formulation and operation of stabilization policies.