University of Tennessee

ECON 322 – The Global Economy: Trade and Development

3 credit hours

Analyses of international trade and finance and their effects on economic development. Utilization of a policy-oriented approach drawing upon introductory economic principles. Overview of relevant topics, such as theories of economic development, poverty and income inequality, comparative advantage and commodity composition of trade, regional economic integration, foreign investment, finance, and debt.

  • Writing-emphasis course.
  • ECON 201* or ECON 207*, or ECON 213* or ECON 218*.