ECON 442 Syllabus - Syllabus Economics 442: International...

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Economics 442: International Finance Winter 2008 General information Time and place: 8:30 A.M. - 10:00 A.M., T and TH, EH 1360 Instructor: Anusha Chari E-mail: achari@umich.edu Phone: 734-764-2371 Office: 371 Lorch Hall Office hours: Tuesdays 10:00am-12:00pm T.A.: Yun Jung Kim 112 Lorch 734-763-6875 yunjungk@umich.edu Office Hours: Mondays-4:00 pm-6:00 pm. Discussions: 002 Friday, 11:00AM-12:00PM, 110 DENN 003 Friday 12:00pm-1:00pm Location: 1068 EH Midterm 1: Thursday February 7 th in class Midterm 1: Tuesday March 18 th in class Final Exam: Monday, April 21 st 8:00 am - 10:00 am Course summary and objectives: International Economics is one of the oldest disciplines within Economics. International Trade deals with the flow of goods and services among countries. International Finance, the subject of this course, deals with the flow of capital. Topics covered by this course include: the gains from participating in international financial markets, the operation of the foreign exchange market, the parity conditions linking exchange rates to interest rates and goods prices, the determination of exchange rates and its relationship with other economic variables, alternative exchange rate regimes, currency crises and the management of exchange rate risk. This class will provide you with a framework for
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course ECON 442 taught by Professor Chari during the Winter '08 term at University of Michigan.

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ECON 442 Syllabus - Syllabus Economics 442: International...

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