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SØK640 International trade

SØK640 International trade

Course code: 
SØK640
Course name: 
International trade
Program of study: 
Bachelor i økonomi og administrasjon
Course name in Norwegian Bokmål: 
Internasjonal handel
Course name in Norwegian Nynorsk: 
Internasjonal handel
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
7.5
Level of study: 
1. syklus (bachelor)
Teaching semester: 
2019 Vår
Assessment semester: 
2019 Vår
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Norsk, Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Recommended previous knowledge

Elementary knowledge in economics.

Learning outcome

Having completed the course the student should be able to:

  • explain why countries trade with each other
  • define what we mean by comparative advantage
  • present different trade models
  • use models to explain what trade patterns would be generated and developed
  • identify variables that can explain trade pattern developments
  • show how exchange relations and trade patterns are connected and influence each other
  • discuss how trade policies influence exchange and trade patterns
  • discuss how different trade policy instruments influence trade
  • show winners and losers if a government decides to introduce trade policy instruments
Working and learning activities

3 timer forelesning per uke.
 

Curriculum

Paul R. Krugman et al: "International Economics - Theory and Policy", Pearson, latest edition.

Obligatorisk arbeidskravAntall arbeidskravPåkrevde arbeidskravFremmøteKommentar
Oppgave(r)11Not required
Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:
Mandatory coursework:Oppgave(r)
Courseworks given:1
Courseworks required:1
Presence:Not required
Comment:
VurderingsformGrupperingVarighetVarighetstypeKarakterskalaAndelKommentarHjelpemidlerHjelpemidler
SkoleeksamenIndividuell4timerBokstavkarakter (A - F)100 Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Vurderinger:
Form of assessment:Skoleeksamen
Grouping:Individuell
Duration:4
Type of duration:timer
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter (A - F)
Proportion:100
Comment:
Supported material:
Support material:Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler