Business | BUS G 494 Public Policy and the International Economy
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BUS G 494 Public Policy and the International Economy (3 cr.) P: I-Core with grades
of C or better. Analyzes international flows of trade and capital, why the exchange
in goods and capital is increasing so rapidly, and explores the consequences for
different economies. Students study international trade theory and practice and
identify potential winners and losers of globalization. The course tackles issues
such as structural composition of flows of goods and capital, the implications of
balanced trade imbalances, and the motivations and implications of job outsourcing.
In addition, the role of supranational organizations such as the International Monetary
Fund, the World Bank, and the World Trade Organization will be examined.