International Economics / Edition 5

International Economics / Edition 5

by Steven Husted, Michael Melvin, Michael Melvin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321077466

ISBN-13: 9780321077462

Pub. Date: 08/02/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

International Economics is an accessible, comprehensive and relevant guide for studying international economics. Using real data and issues that motivate theoretical discussions, this text captures readers’ attention and equips them with a practical understanding of major policy questions.

Overview

International Economics is an accessible, comprehensive and relevant guide for studying international economics. Using real data and issues that motivate theoretical discussions, this text captures readers’ attention and equips them with a practical understanding of major policy questions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321077462
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
08/02/2000
Series:
Addison-Wesley Series in Economics
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
569
Product dimensions:
7.62(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.12(d)

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to International Trade.
2. Tools of Analysis for International Trade Models.
3. The Classical Model of International Trade.
4. The Heckscher-Ohlin Model.
5. Tests of Trade Models: The Leontief Paradox and Its Aftermath.
6. Tariffs.
7. Nontariff Barriers and Arguments for Protection.
8. Commercial Policy: History and Practice.
9. Preferential Trade Arrangements.
10. International Trade and Economic Growth.
11. An Introduction to International Finance.
12. The Balance of Payments.
13. The Foreign-Exchange Market.
14. Prices and Exchange Rates: Purchasing Power Parity.
15. Exchange Rates, Interest Rates, and Interest Parity.
16. Foreign-Exchange Risk, Forecasting, and International Investment.
17. Basic Theories of the Balance of Payments.
18. Exchange Rate Theories.
19. Alternative International Monetary Standards.
20. International Banking, Debt, and Risk.
21. Open-Economy Macroeconomic Policy and Adjustment.

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