Course Descriptions

01:220:300 International Economics (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,
  • Minor: Minor in Economics
  • Certificate: Certificate in Global Economics

Real aspects of international trade, including comparative advantage, tariffs and quotas, economic integration, and the role of international trade in economic development. Monetary aspects of international trade, including international capital movements, the foreign exchange market, concept and measurement of balance of payments, alternative means of correcting disequilibrium in the balance of payments, and international monetary arrangements.  Lower level elective.