International Trade

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Economics

Course Number: 
227
Institution: 
Amherst College

This course uses microeconomic analysis to examine economic relationships among countries. Issues addressed include why nations trade, the distributional effects of trade, economic growth, factor mobility, and protectionism. Also included are discussions of the special trade-related problems of developing countries and of the history of the international trading system.

Requisite: ECON 111/111E. Limited to 50 students. Fall and spring semesters.  Professor B. Yarbrough.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
ECON-227-01-1213S

Course Sections

International Trade
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Beth Yarbrough

bvyarbrough@amherst.edu

MW 10:00AM-11:20AM

CONV 207