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Mar 21, 2016 by Cristin Guinan-Wiley (cgw)
ECON 6280 : Survey of International Economics
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EES-MA: European and Eurasian Studies
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In The Catalog Prerequisites:
ECON 6250 : Survey of Economic Development
As A Banner Equivalent:
ECON 2180 : Survey of International Economics
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Survey of International Economics
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Survey International Economics
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ECON 1011 and ECON 1012
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ECON 2180 - Survey of International Economics
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Introductory international trade and finance, primarily for students in the Elliott School. Topics include the economic effects of trade liberalization and protection, exchange rate determination, and macroeconomic policies in an open economy.
1. Understand the main models of trade, in particular the concept of comparative advantage. 2. Understand the main models of finance, in particular the relationship between prices, exchange rates and interest rates. 3. Identify the appropriate modeling framework to analyze a given economic problem. 4. Correctly apply the theoretical techniques to provide a rigorous analysis of real world problems in international trade and finance.
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