This seminar aims at understanding China’s business and economy from a macro perspective. We try to cover all the most important and classical topics in macroeconomics. Via the seminar, you may have a better idea of current economic topics on China, and learn how to conduct academic research in this field. A specific focus is to grasp current research questions and the economic methodology employed for answering these. In this seminar, all students are grouped according to their interests. Each group will be asked to give two presentations and write one final term paper.