ECO 310: International Economics

Class Program
Credits 3
Core Requirement

This course will introduce both the micro-economic and macroeconomic issues relevant to the economic relations among countries. The first half of the course explores the theoretical microeconomic foundations of international trade covering the why, what, and how of trade versus protectionism. The second half of the course deals with issues in international finance and macroeconomics and covers such issues as currencies and exchange rate (fixed vs. flexible) policies, balance of payments.

Prerequisite Courses