International Trade

Term: Fall 2011

Subject Code: GECO

Course Number: 6252

This course will survey alternative theories of international trade to consider both its positive and normative aspects. It will discuss the relationship between international trade and economic growth, as well as economic development, with reference to the implications for employment and income distribution and the connection with the internationalization of investment and production. It will situate this in the wider context of the contemporary world economy with a discussion on the multilateral trading system.