Ing Ind - Inf (Mag.)(ord. 270) - BV (479) MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING - INGEGNERIA GESTIONALE
057161 - INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS II
The course fits into the overall program curriculum pursuing some of the defined general learning goals.In particular, the course contributes the development of the following capabilities:
Understand context, functions, processes in a business and industrial environment and the impact of those factors on business performance
Develop new ideas and solutions in business and industrial scenarios evolving over time
Interact in a professional, responsible, effective and constructive way in a working environment, also motivating group members
Risultati di apprendimento attesi
By the end of the course, students will:
be able to discuss trade policy issues applying the theory to real-world questions
analyse the basic welfare implications of a range of trade policies used by governments
gain an ability to discuss, analyse and apply basic international monetary concepts
understand what factors and mechanisms determine the foreign exchange rates
be able to discuss the link between price levels, output and exchange rates
This course discusses the economic relationships between countries, covering both trade policy and monetary issues. We will look at the impact of international trade policy, more specifically instruments of trade policy, political economy of trade policy, trade policy in developing countries and controversies in trade policy. The course will also cover topics on exchange rates and open-economy macroeconomics, including national income accounting and the balance of payments, exchange rates, interest rates, price levels and output.
Polimi Open Knowledge Moocs – Economics
Or undergraduate level introduction to economics /macroeconomics course.
Modalità di valutazione
Formal assessment (counting towards the final mark):
A written exam (online multiple-choice question) at the end of the course amounting to 75% of the final mark, and a group project amounting to 25% of the final mark. In the group project, students will get equal marks, unless they specify who contributed to which part of the group project. The group project will consist of a short written analysis.
Informal assessment /feedback on progress (not counting towards the final mark):
-During practice sessions students will be working both in teams and individually, solving problem sets and engaging in discussions, on which they will occasionally receive oral feedback (not counting towards the final mark).
-Based on a random draw, some of the teams will provide a short presentation of their group project.
-There will be a mock exam where you can practice the final exam.
Krugman P., M. Obstfeld and M. J. Melitz, International Economics: Theory and Policy, Editore: Pearson International Edition, Anno edizione: 2018
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Tipo Forma Didattica
Ore di attività svolte in aula
Ore di studio autonome
Laboratorio Di Progetto
Informazioni in lingua inglese a supporto dell'internazionalizzazione
Insegnamento erogato in lingua
Disponibilità di materiale didattico/slides in lingua inglese
Disponibilità di libri di testo/bibliografia in lingua inglese
Possibilità di sostenere l'esame in lingua inglese
Disponibilità di supporto didattico in lingua inglese