International Economics

International economics is concerned with the effects upon economic activity of international differences in productive resources and consumer preferences and the institutions that affect them. It seeks to explain the patterns and consequences of transactions and interactions between the inhabitants of different countries, including trade, investment and migration.

  • International trade studies goods-and-services flows across international boundaries from supply-and-demand factors, economic integration, international factor movements, and policy variables such as tariff rates and trade quotas.
  • International finance studies the flow of capital across international financial markets, and the effects of these movements on exchange rates.
  • International monetary economics and macroeconomics studies money and macro flows across countries.

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W. Max Corden - Academic Career
... in economics at the London School of Economics (1956) ... He was subsequently Nuffield Reader in International Economics and Fellow of Nuffield College at Oxford University, and from 1977 to 1988 he was Professor of Economics at the Australian National University ... Furthermore, he was Senior Advisor in the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund from 1986 until 1988 ...
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... puzzle is an empirical observation that even when factors such as economic size of trading partners and the distance between them are considered, trade between regions within a given country is ... access to information about local firms and economic conditions, these explanations are not accepted by the majority of economists and have been mostly refuted ... Standard economic theory suggests that country-specific output risks should be collective and domestic consumption growth should not depend strongly on country-specific income shocks ...
Central University Of Finance And Economics - Schools and Departments - School of Economics
... The School of Economics was established in August 2003 to meet the requirements of the development of education in China ... It has mobile post doctoral program of economics, six doctoral programs, eight master programs and three graduate programs ... The School of Economics has five departments National Economics, Economics, Statistics, Industrial Economics and International Economics ...
International Economics - Globalization - Opposition
... Globalisation is seen as contributing to economic welfare by most economists – but not all ... protection in developing countries and criticised the conditions imposed for help by the International Monetary Fund ...
Peter Kenen
... Kenen (November 30, 1932 - December 17, 2012) was a Senior Fellow in International Economics at the Council on Foreign Relations and Walker Professor of Economics and. 1957 to 1971, where he served as Chairman of the Department of Economics and was named as Provost of the University ... He was Director of the International Finance Section at Princeton from 1971 to 1999 ...

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