Development of the International Economy

University of Auckland

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Development of the International Economy

  • Host University

    University of Auckland

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    Economics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Prerequisite: ECON 101 or 191, and 111

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    The development of the international economy and changing economic relationships that have taken place since the late nineteenth century. The causes and consequences of growing interdependency among nations are examined. Changing patterns of trade and migration of capital and labour are analysed, as are cyclical and secular trends in output, employment and investment. The focus is on the development of institutions as well as the economic and social conditions that induce and validate change.

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