University Of Birmingham

LH International Trade Theory

08 28540

Iowa State Course Substitution

International Trade

ECON 455

Course Info

International Credits: 10.0
Converted Credits: 3.0
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Course Description:
This module provides an advanced introduction to the core of international trade theory. Attention is paid to the use and relevance of various economic models in explaining international trade patterns and evaluating international trade policy. The main areas covered are: the Ricardian model of comparative advantage; neoclassical production and trade; factor endowments and trade; market structure, imperfect competition and trade and the theory of trade policy. Attention is also paid to the empirical evidence relating to these theories, and to what degree is provides support for them.


Evaluation Date:
March 8, 2017
Sergio Lence