Spring 2012

Topics in International Economics

Listed in: Economics, as ECON-427

Faculty

Salim B. Furth (Section 01)

Description

Using major peer-reviewed articles in international economics, we will explore the methodology and results used by academic economists at the frontier of this field.  We will use analysis and computation to duplicate a few papers.  Students should be comfortable using optimization methods and regression analysis.

Requisite: ECON 360 or 361.  Limited to 15 students.  Spring semester. Visiting Professor Furth.

If Overenrolled: Students will be asked to submit a paragraph indicating their academic background and technical preparation. Preference will be given to senior and junior economics majors, and to students with strong math and computer skills.

Keywords

Quantitative Reasoning

Offerings

2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012