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ECC4690 - International trade policy

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate, Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Associate Professor Christis Tombazos


Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


Topics include the gains and costs of trading internationally; static and dynamic welfare effects of protection; the political economy of international trade policy; optimum policies in the presence of market power, uncertainty, and other market imperfections; trade policy instruments; strategies for trade liberalisation including regional trade agreements.


In-course assessment: 30%
Examination (3 hours): 70%

Contact hours

Three contact hours per week


ECC4650 and ECC3690