ECON 2300

ECON 2300

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

One-semester introduction to international economic principles and issues. Begins by surveying key topics such as the elements of comparative advantage, tariff and nontariff barriers, and multilateral institutions. The second part of the course treats selected topics in international finance, including exchange rates, balance of payments, and capital markets. Discusses current issues such as the effects of trade liberalization, trade and economic growth, and instability in international capital markets. Designed as a less technical introduction to concepts developed at a more advanced level in AEM 4300 and ECON 4510-ECON 4520.

When Offered Spring, summer.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ECON 1110 or equivalent. Recommended prerequisite: ECON 1120 or equivalent.

Distribution Category (SBA-AS)
Satisfies Requirement Cannot be applied to the Economics major.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Combined with: AEM 2300

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8375ECON 2300  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: ECON 1110 or equivalent. Recommended prerequisite: ECON 1120 or equivalent.