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ECONOMICS

ECON-458 Economics of the World Regions (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Rotating topics course examines economic trends and economic policies in regions such as Africa, East Asia, Middle East, or emerging markets. Focuses on distinctive economic institutions in the particular region, interdependencies within regions, and the role of public policies in economic growth. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: ECON-100 and ECON-200.

ECON-458 002S
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Economic, Environmental, and Trade Policy in the European Union
In this course, offered as part of the AU Abroad program in Brussels, students develop an in-depth working knowledge of economic, environmental and trade policies of the European Union (EU) and gain a greater understanding of the process and evolution of the European economic integration and its implications for the world. The first part of the course examines the EU's single market economic system, the second part focuses on the EU's environmental policies and their global implications, and the third part focuses on the EU's external relations including the transatlantic relationship.
ECON-458 001
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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