[ 514INECINEU21 ] IK (*)International Economics

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3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor 2. Jahr Volkswirtschaftslehre Michael Irlacher 2 SSt Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
Anmeldevoraussetzungen (*)KS Introduction to Microeconomics AND IK Introduction to Microeconomics AND KS Introduction to Macroeconomics AND IK Introduction to Macroeconomics
Quellcurriculum Bachelorstudium International Business Administration 2021W
Ziele (*)The students have knowledge of the determinants of international trade flows. They are able to independently analyze new issues and policies related to integrated global markets. The students have knowledge of formulating international corporate strategies. The students know how to examine recent issues and trends in globalization through the lens of economic theories in international trade and political economy. They have extensive knowledge of global risks, chances, and challenges of international businesses. The intensifying course accompanies the KS International Economics. Students practice the trade theories introduced in the main course.
Lehrinhalte (*)Clarification of the following basic terms will be covered:

  • International Trade Theory
  • Classical Trade Models
  • New Trade Theory
  • Exporting
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Multinational Firms
  • Gravity Model of International Trade
  • Trade Policy
Beurteilungskriterien (*)Exam, Participation
Lehrmethoden (*)Calculus, graphical analysis and interpretation, logical reasoning
Abhaltungssprache Englisch
Literatur (*)Lecture notes/slides, problem sets Textbook: Krugman, Paul, Maurice Obstfeld, and Marc Melitz, 2017. "International Economics: Theory and Policy", Pearson.
Lehrinhalte wechselnd? Nein
Sonstige Informationen (*)The IK complements the same-named KS. The purpose of the IK is to provide students with an opportunity to deepen the knowledge from the KS by discussing the material and solving problem sets in class. Accordingly, the IK should be taken in the same semester together with the KS.
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