604.000 (21W) International Economics

Wintersemester 2021/22

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First appointment of the course
06.10.2021 08:30 - 12:30 Online Off Campus
... no other known appontments

Overview

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it may be necessary to make changes to courses and examinations at short notice (e.g. cancellation of attendance-based courses and switching to online examinations).

For further information regarding teaching on campus, please visit: https://www.aau.at/en/corona.
Lecturer
Course title german
International Economics
Type
Lecture
Course model
Online course
Hours per Week
1.0
ECTS-credits
1.5
Registrations
48
Organisational Unit
Language of Instruction
English
Course begins on (set in LVOnline)
06.10.2021
eLearning
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Remarks (english)

Please note: The lecture is part of the master's degree programme "International Management" and can therefore only be attended by students registered for the particular programme. MCM students and Incoming exchange students are welcome, too.

            

Time and place

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Course Information

Learning Outcome

Students acquire understanding of theory and policy of international trade and monetary economics.


Teaching methodology including the use of eLearning tools

Lecture.
Discussion of relevant newspaper articles from the Economist and the Financial Times.


Course overview

What is international economics about?

International trade theory

Monetary theory in an open economy

Institutional aspects of international trade and monetary policy

Prior knowledge

 Key principles and concepts of economics. 

Literature

Selected chapters of: International Economics: Theory and PolicyPaul R. Krugman, Maurice Obstfeld, Marc Melitz, Pearson Addison-Wesley.

Exam information

Im Fall von online durchgeführten Prüfungen sind die Standards zu beachten, die die technischen Geräte der Studierenden erfüllen müssen, um an diesen Prüfungen teilnehmen zu können.

Modified examination information (exceptional COVID-19 provisions)

Due to covid-19 exams will be conducted online. ROPE Exam/ 45min:

1st Exam: Wed. Oct. 27, 15-15.45 h
2nd Exam: Mon. Dec. 6,  9-9.45 h
3rd Exam: Thur. Feb. 10,  9.-9.45 h


Exam topics

Content of lecture and additional material provided

Exam mode

Written examination (multiple choice). A score of 70% is required for passing the exam

Grading scheme

Grade / Grade grading scheme

Degree programmes

  • Besonderer Studienbereich Nachhaltigkeit (SKZ: 999, Version: 12W.1)
    • Fach: LV-Pool (Compulsory elective)
      • Nachhaltigkeit ( 4.0h SE / 8.0 ECTS)
        • 604.000 International Economics (1.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)
  • Masterstudium International Management (SKZ: 908, Version: 19W.1)
    • Fach: Principles of International Business (Compulsory subject)
      • 1.1 International Economics ( 0.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)
        • 604.000 International Economics (1.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)
  • Masterstudium International Management (SKZ: 908, Version: 16W.1)
    • Fach: Principles of International Business (Compulsory subject)
      • International Economics ( 0.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)
        • 604.000 International Economics (1.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)
  • Extension programme (UG §54a) Sustainable Development and Energy (SKZ: 011, Version: 20W.1)
    • Fach: Gebundenes Wahlfach 1: Vertiefung zu Nachhaltiger Entwicklung (Compulsory elective)
      • 3.1 Lehrveranstaltungen aus Vertiefung zu Nachhaltiger Entwicklung ( 0.0h XX / 4.0 ECTS)
        • 604.000 International Economics (1.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)
  • Extension programme (UG §54a) Sustainable Development and Energy (SKZ: 011, Version: 20W.1)
    • Fach: Gebundenes Wahlfach 3: Spezialisierung in einem der Vertiefungsfächer (Compulsory elective)
      • 5.1 Lehrveranstaltungen Spezialisierung in einem der Vertiefungsfächer ( 0.0h XX / 4.0 ECTS)
        • 604.000 International Economics (1.0h VO / 1.5 ECTS)

Equivalent Courses for counting the exam attempts

Wintersemester 2020/21
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 1.5ECTS)
Wintersemester 2019/20
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2018/19
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2017/18
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2016/17
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2015/16
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2014/15
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2013/14
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2012/13
  • 604.000 VO International Economics (1.0h / 2.0ECTS)