|Availability||not available in 2014 (see Timetable)|
|Details for new undergraduate courses|
|Content||This unit deals with various topics associated with international trade. These topics include a review of trade theories, changes in comparative advantage and the pattern of trade; trade policy including the economics of protection, trade and growth, the distribution of income and welfare; and recent thinking on strategic trade policy, economic integration, trading blocks and globalisation.|
|Outcomes||Students are able to (1) understand selected advanced trade theories; (2) obtain knowledge of major trade policies and their implications; (3) conduct empirical analyses of trade-related issues; (4) understand the latest research in international trade; (5) give independent assessment about contemporary trade issues; and (6) apply certain empirical models to conduct trade-related investigations.|
|Assessment||Assessment information is provided in the unit outline.|
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit except in the case of a bachelor's pass degree student who has obtained a mark of 45 to 49 and is currently enrolled in this unit, and it is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
|Unit web page||http://www.business.uwa.edu.au/students
[Some unit web pages are still under construction and will be available in 2014.]