Spring 2018

International Trade

Listed in: Economics, as ECON-227

Formerly listed as: ECON-32


Arielle S. Knudsen (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: ECON 111/111E. Limited to 35 students. Fall and Spring semesters.  Professor Knudsen.

If Overenrolled: Preference given to senior and junior economics majors.


2021-22: Not offered
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, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018