This course requires intermediary knowledge of macroeconomics and microeconomics.
The course is divided into two parts: international trade and international macroeconomics. International trade covers the reasons for trade and explanation of trade patterns. International macroeconomics covers the balance of payments, global imbalances, and open economy macroeconomics.
The course material will be based on the selection of readings from the following textbooks:
Prof. Dr. Roland Winkler