International Macroeconomics

Spring 2024 > Humanities & Social Sciences > ECON.4060 > 082

Course No: ECON.4060-082; SIS Class Nbr: 5590; SIS Term: 3330
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

This course is part of the two sub-disciplines that compose the overall discipline of International Economics, with the other sub-discipline being International Trade. As such, International Macroeconomics is complementary to International Trade, but neither course is a prerequisite for the other. This course provides an overview of open economy macroeconomics, and international financial markets and policies. The focus is on exchange rate determination, the importance of the balance of payments for both the domestic economy and the economies of other countries, international capital flows, the impact of internal debt on the balance of trade, and the interaction and potential conflicts between domestic and international economic police objectives.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ECON.2020 Economics II (Macroeconomics).
  • Core Codes: SS
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Brendan Epstein
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • 2024 Spring: Mar 11 to May 04
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140 | Pay as little as $ 292.50/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.A. in Economics

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