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There are a number of transactions and interactions that occur between nations. Goods are transported over international boundaries, capital moves into different financial markets, and negotiations are made between countries. When you take a course in international economics, you learn about all of these different interfaces and how they affect the international economic field.

What is a course in international economics? The purpose of the course is to educate you on theories of trade, economics, and finance. You learn about why countries trade, what they exchange on the international level, and what factors impede trade. In addition to lectures on trade and monetary theory, the course also provides you with an overview of macroeconomics and microeconomics. The course also focuses on specialized topics such as quantitative methods and economic policy. 

A course in international economics can be helpful if you plan to have a career working with foreign institutions. The course also provides you with a number of valuable skills, including the ability to think through complex problems and offer thoughtful solutions.

The cost to enroll in a course varies from school to school. Most institutions provide financial information on their websites. If you are unable to determine the cost of enrollment, then you should contact your school directly.

Once you have a solid understanding of economic theories and concepts, you are ready to pursue a number of professional opportunities. After completing their economic degrees, many students go on to work in public policy, business, finance, and economic development. They also find careers in businesses involved in importing and exporting and institutions that handle foreign currency.

Universities all throughout the world offer courses in international economics. There are also many online courses available. Taking a course in international economics can be a valuable experience if you plan to work in a global economy. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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2 Results in International Economics

Gaia Education

Never has there been a better time and a more urgent need to create a more resilient and participatory future by turning our attention to alternative economic paradigms. ... [+]

Best Courses in International Economics 2019.

Never has there been a better time and a more urgent need to create a more resilient and participatory future by turning our attention to the redesign of our economic systems. If you feel stuck or uncertain about what you can do and want to take part in this redesign, our e-learning programme is for you.

An increasing amount of people know that our current economic system is no longer sustainable, yet awareness of viable alternatives is spreading slowly. Our aim is to give you a better understanding of those alternatives and the true meaning of economy and wealth. Participants will learn about existing systems and tools that are useful and will explore what it might take to re-design those that have proven dysfunctional.... [-]

United Kingdom Forres Canada Shawnigan Lake Thailand Prachuap Khiri Khan Brazil Rio de Janeiro  + 4 More
March 2019
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
Online
SOAS University of London

This free online course, written and presented by Prof Pasquale Scaramozzino, Director, CEFIMS, and Hong-Bo, Senior Reader in Financial Economics, School of Finance and M ... [+]

Course in Risk Management in the Global Economy

What is a risk? Why does it matter, to us and to the financial markets? What are the principles that drive the management of risk? Can we ensure that these principles are implemented wisely?

This free online course, written and presented by Prof Pasquale Scaramozzino, Director, CEFIMS, and Hong-Bo, Senior Reader in Financial Economics, School of Finance and Management, will look at risk management in its broadest terms, giving you the opportunity to evaluate the crucial role played by risk in the global economy, both in terms of its opportunities and its potential dangers.

Understand financial investments and the associated risks ... [-]
United Kingdom London Singapore
May 2019
Part-time
4 weeks
Online