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International Economics (11TH 07 - Old Edition)

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Publisher Comments:

Easy-to understand even if you have little economics background, INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS offers clear, concise converage of international trade and finance theory illustrated with up-to-date contemporary issues and examples. You'll see how relevant theory can be through the text's coverage of real-world economic issues.

Book News Annotation:

This undergraduate-level introductory textbook by Carbaugh (economics, Central Washington U.) describes international economics, first focusing on international trade and commercial policy and the discussing international monetary relations, including balance of payments and adjustment in the balance of payments. He emphasizes theoretical principles, but does include some coverage of the empirical evidence of world trade patterns and trade policies of the industrial and developing nations.
Annotation 2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

This undergraduate-level introductory textbook by Carbaugh (economics, Central Washington U.) describes international economics, first focusing on international trade and commercial policy and the discussing international monetary relations, including balance of payments and adjustment in the balance of payments. He emphasizes theoretical principles, but does include some coverage of the empirical evidence of world trade patterns and trade policies of the industrial and developing nations. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Student favorite INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS, Twelfth Edition, offers easy-to-understand coverage of international trade and finance theory. Even if you have little economics background, the relevance of economic theory is quickly made clear through applications from the real world today.

About the Author

Known for his excellence in teaching, Robert J. Carbaugh is Professor of Economics at Central Washington University. He has been honored with numerous top teaching awards, including the 1984 Excellence in Teaching award at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, and the Distinguished Professor of the University--Teaching award at Central Washington University in 1993. In 1996, Professor Carbaugh was named Scholar of the Year by the Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Society at Central Washington University. In 2001, he received the Distinguished Professor of the University award for Research at Central Washington University. In 2004, Carbaugh was invited by the Directors of the Oxford Round Table to present a lecture, "Trade and Environmental Frictions in the Global Steel Industry," at Oxford University in England. For over 25 years, Professor Carbaugh has taught international economics, as well as managerial economics, money and banking, and both introductory and intermediate levels of microeconomics and macroeconomics.

Table of Contents

1. The International Economy and Globalization. 2. Foundations of Modern Trade Theory: Comparative Advantage. 3. Sources of Comparative Advantage. 4. Tariffs. 5. Nontariff Trade Barriers. 6. Trade Regulations and Industrial Policies. 7. Trade Policies for the Developing Nations. 8. Regional Trading Arrangements. 9. International Factor Movements and Multinational Enterprises. 10. The Balance of Payments. 11. Foreign Exchange. 12. Exchange-Rate Determination. 13. Balance-of-Payments Adjustments. 14. Exchange-Rate Adjustments and the Balance of Payments. 15. Exchange-Rate Systems and Currency Crises. 16. Macroeconomic Policy in an Open Economy. 17. International Banking: Reserves, Debt, and Risk.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780324421941
Author:
Carbaugh, Robert
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Author:
Carbaugh, Robert J.
Author:
Carbaugh, Robert (Robert Carbaugh)
Subject:
International economic relations
Subject:
International - Economics
Subject:
International
Subject:
economics;macroeconomics;International Economics
Subject:
Economics
Subject:
Macroeconomics
Subject:
Education-General
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Subject:
Economics - International
Copyright:
Edition Number:
11
Publication Date:
October 2006
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
9.28x8.22x1.01 in. 2.49 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Student favorite INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS, Twelfth Edition, offers easy-to-understand coverage of international trade and finance theory. Even if you have little economics background, the relevance of economic theory is quickly made clear through applications from the real world today.
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