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INTERNATIONAL TRADE THEORY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - International Christian University - 'International Christian Univ.', 'International Christian Univ. with Internship'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 125
Full UC Title: INTERNATIONAL TRADE THEORY 
Transcript Title: INTL TRADE THEORY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines theories of international trade - the movement of goods and services across national boundaries. Topics: fundamental models of international trade: the comparative advantage based models such as the Ricardian Model, the Heckscher- Ohlin Model and the standard model of trade and well as new trade theory that explains the phenomenon of intra industry trade between developed countries. The course also covers the empirical evidence supporting or refuting those models. Text: Paul Krugman, Maurice Obstfeld and Marc Melitz, INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS: THEORY AND POLICY. Assessment: class participation, weekly quizzes on the required reading, a short paper, the quality of case study discussion, and debate and a final cumulative exam. Prerequisite: PRINCIPLE OF MICROECONOMICS. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTERNATIONAL TRADE 
Partner University Department: Economics 
Partner University Course Number: ECO256E