Spring 2011

International Trade

Listed in: Economics, as ECON-32


Beth V. Yarbrough (Section 01)


This course uses microeconomic analysis to examine economic relationships among countries. Issues addressed include why nations trade, the distributional effects of trade, economic growth, factor mobility, and protectionism. Also included are discussions of the special trade-related problems of developing countries and of the history of the international trading system.

Requisite: Economics 11. Limited to 50 students. Fall and spring semesters. Professor B. Yarbrough.


2017-18: Offered in Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
Other years: Offered in Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015