EF4473 - International Trade

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Economics and Finance
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
EF4470 or EF4473A
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to prepare students with essential knowledge of basic international trade theories and to equip them with the necessary quantitative skills with which students will be able to empirically identify important factors determining trade and evaluate various trade policies. Ultimately, students will be able to connect themselves with the international trade system, develop confidence and ability in analysing international economic issues by applying relevant theories, form logical reasoning and critiques on world trade affairs and policies, and offer creative and innovative solutions to trade conflicts in the ever-changing global economy.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Additional Information

Students who plan to choose this course are recommended to take EF3442 instead of EF3440.