2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Jan 20, 2022  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ECON 470 - International Trade and Money

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: ECON-201 and ECON-202
This course studies the economic principles involved in international trade and finance. It is designed to provide the student with the conceptual tools needed to analyze such international economic issues as import tariffs and quotas, import liberalization, loss of jobs to foreign countries, free-trade agreements, and exchange-rate fluctuations. The general topics to be covered in this course include the pure theory of trade, the theory of trade policy (such as trade restrictions and economic integration), international economic institutions, foreign-exchange markets and exchange rates, and the international monetary system.

Cross-listed: FIN-470