INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS (MOD 1)

Scienze Politiche e delle Relazioni Internazionali INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS (MOD 1)

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DIPARTIMENTO DI SCIENZE POLITICHE, SOCIALI E DELLA COMUNICAZIONE
POLITICAL AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS SCIENCE
2013/2014

OBBLIGATORIO
YEAR OF COURSE 3
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2008
SECONDO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
540LESSONS
Objectives
KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING: KNOWLEDGE OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND TRADE POLICIES
APPLYING KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING: ABILITY TO APPLY INTERNATIONAL TRADE THEORIES TO UNDERESTAND INTERNATIONAL TRADE RELATIONS.
MAKING JUDGMENTS: ABILITY TO FORMULATE INDEPENDENT ASSESSMENTS ON THE RELATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF DIFFERENT TRADE POLICY INSTRUMENTS
COMMUNICATIONS SKILLS: ABILITY TO ORGANIZE, BOTH IN WRITTEN AND ORAL FORM, A BASIC REPORT ON THE PERFORMANCE OF A COUNTRY’S INTERNATIONAL TRADEMAIN AND POLICIES.

LEARNING SKILLS: ABILITY TO LEARN HOW SELECTIVELY EVALUATE AND ANALYSE TRADE STRUCTURE AND TRENDS, BOTH AT A NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL LEVEL

Prerequisites
MICROECONOMICS
Contents
TWO TEACHING UNITIES OF 5 UTC
TEACHING UNIT 1: "ECONOMICS OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE", PROVIDES APPROXIMATELY 36 HOURS OF LECTURES AND TUTORIALS;
TEACHING UNIT 2: "TRADE POLICIES AND INTEGRATION PROCESSES", PROVIDES APPROXIMATELY 36 HOURS OF LECTURES, TUTORIALS AND SEMINARS,
Teaching Methods
LECTURES: ANALYSIS AND DISCUSSION OF THEORETICAL MODELS
TUTORIALS: APPLICATIONS, EXSERCISES AND CASE STUDIES
SEMINARS: DISCUSSION WITH ACTIVE PARTICIPATION OF STUDENTS
Verification of learning
Half term exam (optional): written test
Final exam: written test and oral exam
Texts
AMENDOLA,A. - BIAGIOLI,M. - CELI,G. (2013), International Economics. Globalisation, production and employment, EGEA, Milan, capp. 1-10
Or
KRUGMAN, P. R. - OBSFIELD, M. - MELITZ, M. J. (2012), International economics 1, Theory and policy of international trade, Pearson, Milan, capp. 1-12

Special Section:
ICE REPORT 2011- 2012 Italy into the international economy http://www.ice.it/statistiche/rapporto_ice.htm
Or
MANTOVANI, A. - MARATTIN, L. (2008), Economics of European integration, Il Mulino, Bologna
More Information
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