UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

ECON4450 Advanced International Trade

Credit 6 points
  Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Not available in 2017UWA (Perth)Face to face
Details for undergraduate courses
  • Honours option in Economics [Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)]
Content This unit deals with various topics associated with international trade such as trade theory; trade policy, trade and growth, incomes and welfare; strategic trade policy, and topics relating to globalisation.
Outcomes Students are able to (1) explain selected advanced trade theories; (2) critically evaluate trade policy on economic outcomes; (3) interpret international trade data using models; (4) give independent assessment about contemporary trade issues; and (5) demonstrate the capability to write and speak clearly and concisely.
Assessment Assessment information is provided in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s) Professor Peter Robertson
Unit rules
Prerequisites: enrolment in one of the following: Master of Public Policy (42580); Master of Economics (42620); honours in the Economics specialisation (BH002) or completion of 144 points in the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) (BH005)
Contact hours lectures/tutorials/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
Unit Outlinehttp://www.unitoutlines.biz.uwa.edu.au/Units/ECON4450/SEM-2/2017

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