Spring 2012

Topics in International Economics

Listed in: Economics, as ECON-427


Salim B. Furth (Section 01)


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.


Quantitative Reasoning


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