International Economics: Global Markets and Competition
by Henry Thompson
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing 2006
This text integrates the microeconomics of trade with concepts from open economy macroeconomics. The emphasis is on the powerful forces of international competition and the limitations of government policy. The author uses realistic numerical examples.
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