ECON4500-L1 International Trade/Finance    (Spring 2014)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 2 (01/11/2014 - 03/07/2014)

Days: ONLINE

Time: -

Location: Internet/Online

Room:

Seats Available: 16 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course examines the theory of comparative advantage as the basis for international trade and specialization. The major part of the course is devoted to the international monetary system and covers the foreign exchange market, concepts of balance of payments, mechanisms of balance-of-payment adjustments, and international capital movements. The effects of tariffs, other barriers to trade, and restrictions on foreign exchange movements are analyzed.

Prerequisites: (ECON1020 and ECON1030) or ECON1010

About The Instructor

Adora D. Holstein, Ph.D.

Professor of Economics
Economics and Legal Studies


holstein@rmu.edu
412-397-5287 phone
412-397-2217 fax
Massey Hall 118
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.