Courses Catalogue

International Economics

COURSE CODE: ECO 7102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Economics, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

This course is offer an in depth study of the alternative theories of the pattern of trade, the gain from trade, and the consequence of market imperfection and restriction trade practices. In addition, theoretical issues relating to balance of payments behavior, the international adjustment process and economic interpretation models are discussed in the course to acquaint advanced level students with the necessary analytical tools for tacking practical problems of international trade relations

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

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

·         Explain the role plays by international economics toward economic growth and development

·         Discuss various international policies toward trade

·         Explain the idea of international economics they would be equal to the current global challenges in terms of present international market