International Trade Theory and Policy - ECON3116

Faculty: Australian School of Business

School: School of Economics

Course Outline: ECON3116 Course Outline

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: ECON2101

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

View course information for previous years.


Primarily a theoretical and political treatment of international trade. Looks at how comparative advantage, resource endowment, and economies of scale determine trade patterns and income distribution. Also looks at trade policy instruments, the political economy of trade policy, and controversies in trade policy.
Students studying

Study Levels

UNSW Quick Links