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KATTAA35 International Trade and Finance (Tampere Summer School) - luennot ja tentti 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Faculty of Management

Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes: After successful completion of the course the student knows

- Basic Trade Models establishing the basis, effects and gains from trade
- The link between International Trade and Economic Growth
- International Movements of Capital and Labour
- International Trade Policy and arguments for protection
- International capital movements and the foreign exchange mechanism
- The economic effects of the balance of payments deficit

Enrolment for University Studies

Application period 15 March - 15 May


Fidelis Landy, Teacher responsible
Hannu Laurila, Contact person


6-Aug-2018 – 17-Aug-2018
Lectures 20 hours


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Lectures and written exam

Study materials

  • Appleyard & Field International Economics. 4th Edition (Material presented during the lecture would mainly be covered by this book)
  • Krugman, P. R. & Obstfeld, M., International Economics: Theory and Policy, 6th Edition, 2003, Addison Wesley (or the latest edition).

Further information

The course is part of Tampere Summer School. For teaching timetable, please see: https://www2.uta.fi/admissions/sites/admissions/files/inline-files/TSS2018_TIMETABLE_1403_3.pdf

In questions concerning course content, please contact Hannu Laurila: hannu.laurila(a)uta.fi