ECON 516
International Trade and Development Spring 2024
Division II
Cross-listed ECON 516 / ECON 366

Class Details

This course will examine the causes and consequences of globalization and its implications for less-developed countries. We will study the classic models of international trade and discuss the empirical relevance of these theories. In addition, we will focus on other dimensions of globalization that are of particular importance to developing countries such as trade and education, emigration, brain drain, remittances, foreign direct investment, trade policies, infant industry protection, trade and growth, the resource course, and trade agreements.
The Class: Format: seminar; discussion
Limit: 19
Expected: 19
Class#: 3833
Grading: no pass/fail option, no fifth course option
Requirements/Evaluation: problem sets, midterm, presentation, and final
Prerequisites: ECON 251 and ECON 255; undergraduate enrollment limited and requires instructor's permission
Distributions: Division II
Notes: This course is cross-listed and the prefixes carry the following divisional credit:
ECON 516 Division II ECON 366 Division II
Attributes: GBST Economic Development Studies Electives

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