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International trade 804


 
Module code EKN 804
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Module content

Evidence over the last fifty years has shown that trade remains the engine for growth and development across the world and for almost each individual country.  This module comprises a thorough analysis of international trade with an emphasis on trade theory, growth and development.  It exposes students to the critical issues that policymakers grapple with on a day-to-day basis (WTO issues) and extends the international trade theory to policymaking. Furthermore, an understanding of the circumstances within which international trade policy is made in developing countries with particular reference to South Africa.

Module credits 10.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites Only for students in relevant programme
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Economics
Period of presentation Semester 2

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