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2015 - 2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015 - 2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 474 - Seminar in International Economic Integration

Fall or Spring (3) Abegaz, Feldman Prerequisite(s): ECON 303 , ECON 304 , and ECON 475 .

The theory and practice of preferential trade arrangements and their impact on the multilateral trading system. Topics covered include stages of regional integration (free trade area, customs union, economic and monetary union), regionalism versus multilateralism and the role of domestic interests in the formulation of trade policy. Case studies include NAFTA, the EC/EU and the GATT.