Courses Catalogue

International Trade Theory

COURSE CODE: ECO 2203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Economics
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

PURPOSE OF COURSE

This course primarily gives an overview of international trade theory and policy. It also highlight the sources of trade theories; mercantilists view, Absolute Advantage, comparative Advantage, Hecksher-Ohslin Samuelson and other theories, the gains from trade, protection, Integration, Foreign Exchange rates, Balance of payments and other concepts all constituting to the core of the course.

 

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit students should be able to;