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ECON 280 - Introduction to International Economics


3 hrs (Sem II)
This course will examine the volume and characteristics of the international economy. Recent trends and developments in international trade, finance, and government policies will be analyzed using economic principles and theories. Topics covered will include: why trade exists between nations, balance of trade, trade barriers and their effects, balance of payments and economic adjustments, fixed versus flexible exchange rates, and the effects of government trade policies. 3 lecture hours.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or better in ECON 201  and ECON 202 .