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INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: China - Peking University, Beijing - 'Peking Univ.'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 130
Full UC Title: INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE 
Transcript Title: INTL FINANCE &TRADE 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: The first part of the course examine the causes and consequences of international trade. This part investigates why nations trade, what they trade, and who reaps the gains (and bears the costs) from international trade; explores the effects of trade on economic growth and development and on wage inequality, and examine patterns of foreign direct investment and international labor migration as well as trade in goods and services; and analyzes countries' motives for restricting and regulating international trade, along with the effects of such policies on economic welfare. The second part of the course covers advanced topics in open-economy macroeconomics and in international finance. Topics treated include: real and nominal exchange rates, inflation and long run exchange rates, national income accounting in an open economy, globalization and growth, short run open economy, exchange rates regimes, and exchange rates crises. Text: Robert C. Feenstra , Alan M. Taylor, INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS. Assessment: homework, midterm, final exam. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE 
Partner University Department: Guanghua School of Management 
Partner University Course Number: 02831600