Course Catalog

IPSG8520A-S13

International Economics

The first part of this course looks at both the theory and practice of international trade. Topics include an analysis of the gains from free trade and the effects of barriers to trade such as tariffs, quotas, subsidies, and other instruments of commercial policy. The second part of the course focuses on international monetary theory and exchange rate determination, as well as macroeconomic policymaking in an open economy. Topics include balance of payments analysis, emerging market currency crises, exchange rate regimes such as monetary unions, and more.

Course Reference Number (CRN):
20527

Course

IPSG8520

All Sections in Spring 2013 - MIIS

Spring 2013 - MIIS

IPSG8520A-S13 Lecture (Ruehsen)