International Finance: Theory and Policy
by Steve Suranovic
Publisher: Flat World Knowledge 2010
Number of pages: 289
International Finance Theory and Policy is built on Steve Suranovic's belief that to understand the international economy, students need to learn how economic models are applied to real world problems. It is true what they say, that 'economists do it with models.' That's because economic models provide insights about the world that are simply not obtainable solely by discussion of the issues.
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by Steve Suranovic - Flat World Knowledge
This text presents numerous models in some detail, not by employing advanced mathematics, but rather by a detailed description of how a model's assumptions influence its conclusions. Students will learn how the models connect with the real world.
by Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe, Martin Uribe - Columbia University
The authors develop a theoretical framework for the analysis of the determinants of international capital movements, trade imbalances, and nominal and real exchange rates. The framework is then used as the basis for the discussion of policy issues.
by Edward L. Hudgins (ed.) - Cato Institute
Edward Hudgins argues that free trade is challenged from many parts of the political spectrum. Only international free trade and domestic free markets hold the promise of increasing living standards and job opportunities.
The report highlights the areas in which the global economy experienced systemic failures. UNCTAD examines some of the problems to be tackled immediately because they can only be addressed through recognition of their multilateral dimensions.