KT042001 KT4/KV13 International Economics 7 op
Organised by
Economics
Person in charge
Aleksandra Maslowska
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2017–2018 X
Preceding studies
Recommended:

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to: recognize the traditional theories of trade, identify the impacts of trade on welfare and factors of production, identify the impacts of tariffs and evaluate the economic implications of free trade

Contents

A standard model of a trading economy. The Ricardian model of trade. Heckscher-Ohlin model of trade. Economies of scale. Imperfect competition and international trade. International trade policy. Tariff analysis.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 24 h 0 h

In the spring term, lectures KT4/KV13 "International Economics" 24 h, 4 h/week, in English (lecturer: Aleksandra Maslowska-Jokinen).

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English

Exam KT042001, KT4/KV13 International Economics, 7 ECTS cr. The exam is arranged electronically in https://tenttis.utu.fi/.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1. year spring
2. year spring

Study materials

International economics: Theory and policy,  Krugman, Paul R.; Obstfeld, Maurice, Pearson 6th ed. or newer (2003), 0321553985. Chapters 1-11. Lecture material (available in the university’s intranet after the beginning of the course).

Belongs to following study modules

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Open enrolments

Dec 4, 2017 - Dec 17, 2017
2016–2017
Teaching
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