Economics: International Economics

Economists explore how by using complex models and theories.

Students majoring in economics with a concentration in international ecomonics will explore international economic systems—politics, growth and development, the power of multinational corporations, international trade and trade agreements and more.

Major Requirements

View the 2020-2021 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.

Requirements for a B.A. in Economics with a Concentration in International Economics: 

In addition to courses required for the economics major, students take 12 credits from courses listed below. 

  • ECON 2113 Politics of InternationalEconomic Relations
  • ECON2203 Economic View of the World
  • ECON3103 The International Economy
  • ECON3105 Money and Financial Markets

Learning Goals & Outcomes

 At the completion of the Economic Policy Concentration, students will:

  1. Demonstrate critical thinking using economic analysis, quantitative reasoning, and problem-solving skills.
  2. Communicate effectively: in written, oral and graphical formats, using concepts and analytical tools economics.
  3. Have lifelong learning skills, including how to locate and use primary data, how to understand and evaluate current events and new ideas.

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Featured Faculty: Rebecca Moryl

Dr. Rebecca Moryl is an Associate Professor of Economics at Emmanuel College. Professor Moryl teaches on subjects including microeconomics, economic relations, the politics of international economic relations and urban economics. She believes that understanding economics is critical to understanding the worlds-big and small-in which we live.

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