World Trade and Payments: An Introduction / Edition 8

World Trade and Payments: An Introduction / Edition 8

by Richard E. Caves, Ronald W. Jones, Jeffrey A. Frankel, Jeffrey A. Frankel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321031423

ISBN-13: 9780321031426

Pub. Date: 10/26/1998

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

Renowned for its precise, in-depth coverage of international trade and finance, World Trade and Payments features a balance of the latest research, critical policy issues, and sophisticated economic analysis. The Tenth Edition includes a new chapter that explains trade patterns and income distribution, and subsequent chapters place a greater emphasis on microeconomic…  See more details below

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Renowned for its precise, in-depth coverage of international trade and finance, World Trade and Payments features a balance of the latest research, critical policy issues, and sophisticated economic analysis. The Tenth Edition includes a new chapter that explains trade patterns and income distribution, and subsequent chapters place a greater emphasis on microeconomic examination of recent macroeconomic topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321031426
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
10/26/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
588
Product dimensions:
7.73(w) x 9.45(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.

I. THE BASIC TRADE MODEL.

2. Commodity Trade.
3. Expanded Gains from Trade with Resource Movements.
4. Applications and Interpretations.

II. TRADE PATTERNS, INCOME DISTRIBUTION, AND GROWTH.

5. Technology ad Productivity: The Ricardian Trade Model.
6. Trade and Local Income Distribution: The Specific Factors Model.
7. Factor Endowments and Trade: The 2 x 2 Heckscher-Ohlin Model.
8. Trade, Growth, and Product Variety.
9. Trade in Intermediate Goods and Factors of Production.

III. THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF COMMERCIAL POLICY.

10. Protection and the National Welfare.
11. The Political Economy of Protection.
12. Trade Policy and Imperfect Competition.
13. Trade Controls in Practice.
14. Preferential Arrangements and Regional Issues in Trade Policy.

IV. MONEY, INCOME, AND THE BALANCE OF PAYMENTS.

15. The Balance of Payments Accounts.
16. The Foreign Exchange Market and Trade: Elasticities.
17. National Income and the Trade Balance.
18. Spending and the Exchange Rate in the Keynesian Model.
19. The Money Supply, the Price Level, and the Balance of Payments.
20. Developing Countries and Other Small Open Economies with Non-Traded Goods.

V. INTERNATIONAL FINANCIALMARKETS AND THEIR MACROECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS.

21. The Globalization of Financial Markets.
22. The Mundell - Fleming Model with Partial International Capital Mobility.
23. Fiscal and Monetary Policy Under Modern Financial Market Conditions.
24. Crises in Emerging Markets.
25. Interdependence and Policy Coordination.
26. Supply and Inflation.

VI. THE DETERMINATION OF EXCHANGE RATES IN INTERNATIONAL ASSET MARKETS.

27. Expectations, Money and the Determination of the Exchange Rate.
28. Exchange Rate Forecasting and Risk.

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