EC 340

EC 340, International Trade & Finance
Spring 1998
Lecture Notes


Theory of International Trade

Why Do Nations Trade?

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 1, 2, and 3

Winners and Losers from International Trade

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 4 and 5

Modern Trade Theories

Lindert and Pugel, Chapter 5


Trade Policy

Tariffs and other Barriers to Trade

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 7, 8, and 9

Pushing Exports; Preferential Trade Agreements

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 10 and 11

International Bargaining

John McMillan, Games, Strategies, and Managers, pp. 45-88

Politics and Trade; Trade and the Environment

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 12 and 14 (pp. 276-281 only)

International Finance

Exchange Rates

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, and 20

Open Economy Macroeconomics

Lindert and Pugel, Chapters 21, 22, 23, and 24



David A. Latzko
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