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International Trade, Economic Integration and Development

Kurs ID
ECON406
Art des Kurses
BSc Kurs
Wochenstunden
2,0
ECTS
3.0
Semester
FS 2019
Vortragssprache
Englisch
Vortragende/r
Prof. Dr. Ralf Fendel
Bitte beachten Sie, dass AustauschstudentInnen im BSc-Programm der WHU eine höhere Anzahl an Credits erwerben als hier aufgeführt. Für weitere Informationen wenden Sie sich bitte direkt an das [International Relations Office].
1. Handelstheorie

2. Handelspolitik

3. Regionale Wirtschaftsintegration

4. Entwicklungstheorie

Date Time
Thursday, 07.03.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Wednesday, 13.03.2019 15:30 - 18:45
Thursday, 14.03.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Wednesday, 20.03.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Wednesday, 03.04.2019 08:00 - 11:15
Tuesday, 09.04.2019 15:30 - 18:45
- Getting familiar with the basic trade models andlearningabout the gains from international trade.

- Becoming aware about the theoretical concept of comparative advantages and the role of economies of scale in international trade.

- Understanding the dynamics of the world economy and upcoming challenges.

- Understand how protectionist measures such as tariffs affect the economy and individual businesses.

- The World Trade Organisation (WTO) and the political economy of trade multilateral and bilateral trade arrangements.

- Becoming familiar with the European Economic Integration process and understanding the implications of the Brexit.

- Becoming aware of the special challenges that developing nations face in the world economy.

Carbaugh, Robert J., International Economics, 16th edition, Cengage Learning, Boston, 2017. Weiterführende Literatur:Krugman, P., Melitz, M. and Obstfeld, M., International Economics: Theory and Policy, 10th edition, Pearson Series in Economics, 2014.
Vorlesung
Macroeconomics I + II Microeconomics I + II Kenntnisse der makroökonomischen und mikroökonomischen Theorie
90
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