Global economic issues and policies /Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Routledge, c2011Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xix, 503 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 9780415572323 (hbk); 9780415573467 (pbk); 9780203813287 (ebook).Subject(s): Economics | Economic policy | Globalization -- Economic aspects | International economic relations | International trade | International finance
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction to the global economy -- Understanding the global economy -- Comparative advantage : how nations can gain from international trade -- Unit two: International trade : enduring issues -- Sources of comparative advantage -- Regulating international trade : trade policies and their effects -- Regionalism and multilateralism -- Unit three: International finance : enduring issues -- Balance of payments and foreign exchange markets -- Exchange rate systems : past to present -- The power of arbitrage : purchasing power and interets rate parities -- Global money and banking : where central banks fit into the world economy -- Unit four: Contemporary global economic policies and issues -- Contemporary global economic issues and policies -- Economic development -- Industrial structure and trade in the global economy : businesses without borders -- The public sector in the global economy -- Dealing with financial crises : does the world need international financial architecture.