Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Economics IKT 361 5 2 + 0 2 5
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. AHMET GÜLMEZ
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Course Objective Analyzing causes of International Trade,Introducing Theories Explaining International Trade, explaining Effect Of International Trade Policies On International Trade, Introducing Effects of Global and Regional Trade Organizations On International Trade, Introducing Functioning of Foreing Exchange Markets,Introducing The Tools Used to Eliminate the Imbalances in The Balance of Payments and Balance Sheet.
Course Content Clasical, Neo-Classical and modern thories to explain international trade, international trade policies and instruments, international trade and economic growth and development, balance of payments, internal and external equlibrium via open economy macroeconomic policies,multinational firms and their effects on domestic economies,technology transformation, the roles of international organizations in foreign trade and regulations,non traded goods and services, international factor mobility.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 it comperativly leaches Classical Theories of International Trade Lecture, Testing,
2 it comperativly evaluates The Neoclassical Theories of International Trade Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing,
3 it analyzes patterns of supply and demand in foreign trade Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing,
4 it teaches and compares New Theories of International Trade Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing,
5 it establishes the relationship between International trade and economic growth theories Lecture, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Oral Exam,
6 it learns and analyses international trade policy objectives and tools Lecture, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Oral Exam,
7 it evaluates the scope of the theory of economic integration in the global and regional international organizations Lecture, Drilland Practice, Case Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Oral Exam,
8 it analyses Effect of international trade on Economic Development
9 t informs about Outward-oriented industrialization strategies in developing countries
10 it analyses foreign exchange market
11 it analyses foreign exchange theories and the functioning balance of international payments
12 it teaches methods of balancing the balance of foreign payments
13 ) it compares closed and open economic policies of the general balance providers
14 it discusses foreign direct investment and technology transfer effects on countries
15 it evaluates the causes of international factor movements, effect of international factor movements on countries
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 International Trade and Economic Tought, Absolute and Comparative Advantages Theory and applications of today´s foreign trade
2 Cost of Production Relations and Foreign Trade, Factor Endowment Theory
3 Supply and Demand Models
4 Theories of New International Trade, The Theory of Monopolistic Trade, International Economies of Scale
5 Faktor Incensivity, Technological Progress, International Trade and Economic Growth Analysis
6 International Trade Policy and Instruments, Tariffs Customs and Non-tariff Trade Policy instruments
7 Liberalization of World Trade and Global Trade, Theories of Economic Integration
8 International Trade and Economic Development
9 Midterm Exam
10 Foreign Exchange Market Analysis and International Exchange and Monetary Systems, Forward Exchange Markets and Interest Rate Arbitrage
11 Theories For The Variations In The Exchange Rate, Balance of Payment Sheet Analysis
12 External Balance of Payments and Equalization
13 Macroeconomic Policies In Open Economies: The Existence of Internal and External Economic Equilibrium
14 Foreign Direct Investment and MNCs, International Technology Transfer, International Services Trade, and International Labor (factor) Flows
Course Notes Seyidoğlu, Halil, (2009), Uluslararası İktisat, İstanbul: Güzem Yayınları.<br><br>Öğretim üyesi ders notları
Course Resources Ünsal, E (2005), Uluslararası İktisat, Ankara: İmaj Yayınları.

Karluk, R. (2009), Uluslararası Ekonomi, Beya yayınları

Krugman, Obstfeld,(2009), International Economics, Pearson Int. eds.

Salvatore, Dominick (2011), International Economics, John Willey & Sons, Inc.

Salvatore, Dominick (1990), Schaum?s Otline Series: Theory and Problems of International Economics.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
3. Kısa Sınav 0
Total 90
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 162
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.48
dersAKTSKredisi 5