ECON 452

International Trade Theory and Policy

Syllabus Spring 2016

Professor Glass

Allen 3062
Office hours Wednesdays 1:30-4:30pm
(979) 845-8507


Economics department offers a free tutoring lab, or can hire private tutor if need intensive help (and willing to pay).

National Economics Insider Symposium

Economics Scholars Program at the Dallas Fed

Required Text

Paul R. Krugman and Maurice Obsfeld

International Economics: Theory and Policy, 10th edition



World Trade Report 2008

BCS Spay

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 World Trade

Chapter 3 Ricardian Model

First Exams

Chapter 4 Specific Factors Model

Chapter 5 Heckscher-Ohlin Model

Chapter 6 Standard Trade Model

Second Exams

Chapter 8 Firms in the Global Economy

 Chapter 9 Trade Policy

Chapter 10 The Political Economy of Trade Policy

Final Exams