International Economics / Edition 9

International Economics / Edition 9

by Dominick Salvatore
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471794686

ISBN-13: 9780471794684

Pub. Date: 12/22/2006

Publisher: Wiley

This book presents an evenhanded, unbiased, intuitive coverage of all the standard topics as well as the latest theoretical and policy issues in international economics. This book presents principles and theories thoroughly, but at an intuitive level in the chapters and more rigorously in the appendices. This book maintains a tight connection with the real world

Overview

This book presents an evenhanded, unbiased, intuitive coverage of all the standard topics as well as the latest theoretical and policy issues in international economics. This book presents principles and theories thoroughly, but at an intuitive level in the chapters and more rigorously in the appendices. This book maintains a tight connection with the real world including 108 real-world case studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471794684
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/22/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
880
Product dimensions:
7.78(w) x 9.45(h) x 1.43(d)

Table of Contents

INTERNATIONAL TRADE THEORY.
The Law of Comparative Advantage.
The Standard Theory of International Trade.
Demand and Supply, Offer Curves, and the Terms of Trade.
Factor Endowments and the Heckscher-Ohlin Theory.
Economies of Scale, Imperfect Competition, and International Trade.
Economic Growth and International Trade.
INTERNATIONAL TRADE POLICY.
Trade Restrictions: Tariffs.
Nontariff Trade Barriers and the New Protectionism.
Economic Integration: Customs Unions and Free Trade Areas.
International Trade and Economic Development.
International Resource Movements and Multinational Corporations.
THE BALANCE OF PAYMENTS AND EXCHANGE RATES.
Balance of Payments.
Foreign Exchange Markets and Exchange Rates.
Exchange Rate Determination.
OPEN-ECONOMY MACROECONOMICS AND THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY SYSTEM.
The Price Adjustment Mechanism with Flexible and Fixed Exchange Rates.
The Income Adjustment Mechanism and Synthesis of Automatic Adjustments.
Open-Economy Macroeconomics: Adjustment Policies.
Prices and Output in an Open Economy: Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply.
Flexible Versus Fixed Exchange Rates, the European Monetary System, and Macroeconomic Policy Coordination.
The International Monetary System: Past, Present, and Future Answers to Selected Problems.
Glossary of Key Terms.

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