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The World Economy: International Trade (with Economic Applications Printed Access Card)

 
 
 
 
The World Economy: International Trade (with Economic Applications Printed Access Card)
Author: Beth V. Yarbrough - Robert M. Yarbrough
ISBN 13: 9780324321517
ISBN 10: 324321511
Edition: 7
Publisher: South-Western College Pub
Publication Date: 2005-03-10
Format: Paperback
Pages: 400
List Price: $133.95
 
 

In this undergraduate-level textbook, the authors (both of Amherst College) present the basic tools of international economic analysis and link them to empirical case material from diverse areas of the world economy in order to demonstrate applications to students. Topics include labor productivity and trade as factors of comparative advantage; comparative advantage factor endowments; trade, distribution, and welfare; empirical evidence and new trade theories beyond comparative advantage; tariffs; nontariff barriers; arguments for restricting trade; the political economy of trade policy and borders; growth, immigration, multinational; and development, transition, and trade. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR