Internat. Economics for Pre-MSc

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBS021A05
Vaknaam Internat. Economics for Pre-MSc
Niveau(s) facultaire minor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
ECTS 5

Uitgebreide vaknaam International Economics for Pre-MSc
Leerdoelen Upon completion of the course the student is able to:
1. Express, in a lucid and cogent manner, the main theoretical topics of basic International Trade Theory and Foreign Direct Investment.
2. Evaluate the relative strengths and weaknesses of the various theories at a basic level.
3. Discuss and appraise trade policy using trade theories. Analyze and evaluate welfare implications of trade policy.
4. Explain the abstract principles at the heart of the theories to a “knowledgeable” audience, and describe their consequences for the application of the theories.
5. Reflect analytically on the theoretical issues dealt with during the course.
6. Describe the main occupational areas which (international) economics prepares one for.
Omschrijving The course will offer a broad introduction to international trade theory, foreign direct investment, and their relation to government policy.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcolleges, werkcolleges
Toetsvorm schriftelijk tentamen met open vragen
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. G.J. de Vries
Docent(en) dr. G.J. de Vries
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
International Economics, 4rd edition Feenstra, Robert C., Alan M. Taylor 9781319061715 ca. €  85,00
Entreevoorwaarden Admittance to the Pre-MSc IE&B or, for students BDK or IB, the propaedeutic phase of the BSc BDK or the BSc IB.
Opmerkingen The course is part of the Pre-MSc IE&B and of the Pre-MSc Algemene Economie voor de Lerarenopleiding.
Secretariat GEM: +31(0)50 363 3458; gem.feb@rug.nl; 5411.0536
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Bedrijfskunde/Bdk  (minor Algemene Economie voor de Lerarenopleiding) 3 semester I b verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc International Economics & Business/IE&B) 1 semester I b verplicht
Pre-MSc-programma’s FEB  (Pre-MSc Algemene Economie voor de Lerarenopleiding) 1 semester I b verplicht