Courses: The Economics of Globalization (ECONB236001)

Spring 2011

Class Number: 1142
An introduction to international economics through theory, policy issues, and problems. The course surveys international trade and finance, as well as topics in international economics. It investigates why and what a nation trades, the consequences of such trade, the role of trade policy, the behavior and effects of exchange rates, and the macroeconomic implications of trade and capital flows. Topics may include the economics of free trade areas, world financial crises, outsourcing, immigration, and foreign investment. Prerequisites: ECON B105, or H101 and H102. The course is not open to students who have taken ECON 316 or 348.
Cross listed with CITY B238. Enrollment limited to 30 students with
preference to senior and junior majors, then sophomores.; Enrollment
Limit: 30; Enrollment Limit Criteria: Class Year Junior/Senior;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1142 Div: I



Taught By



Bryn Mawr, DAL1

Meeting Times

TTH 9:45am-11:15am