Econ 476

Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, and Labor Migration
Professor Kar-yiu Wong

Winter 2018

Econ 476 - Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, and Labor Migration
Winter 2018

Classes: MW 1:30 – 3:20 PM, MGH 238

Office: Savery 352

E-mail: e476@karyiuwong.com
Office Hours: Tuesdays 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

Syllabus and Reading List

Lecture notes: | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 8 |

Problem sets: | 0 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 8 |

Final exam: Spring 2017

 

This course explores how the following three types of economic activities may impact various countries: foreign trade (exchange in commodities), foreign direct investment (capital movement), and international labor migration (labor movement). Theories and techniques will be developed for the analysis of the features and effects of these three economic activities.

The pre-requisite of this course is Econ 301 or its equivalent (subject to the approval by the instructor).  

 

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E-mail: e471@karyiuwong.com
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