History of international trading (2007/2008)

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Name of lecturer
Maria Luisa Ferrari
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II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

II semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.7 from Mar 3, 2008  to Apr 30, 2008
Tuesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.7 from Feb 18, 2008  to Apr 12, 2008
Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.5 from Mar 3, 2008  to Apr 30, 2008

Learning outcomes

The course intends to study the history of international trade through the illustration and discussion of crucial themes and problems concerning economic systems of demand and supply of goods, as well as the functioning of markets, in order to develop, with the use of appropriate instruments, the ability to interpret and evaluate economic choices on past and present trading systems.



 Lo sviluppo economico moderno. Dalla rivoluzione industriale alla crisi energetica, a cura di P. A. TONINELLI, Venezia, Marsilio, 1997, (Tascabili Marsilio 2006). Di tale volume lo studente deve conoscere le seguenti parti: Cap. 6. Moneta e credito; cap. 8. Tecnologia e sviluppo economico; cap. 9. Trasporti e comunicazioni; cap. 10. Commercio e mercati.
 Storia economica del Novecento, a cura di S. POLLARD, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2004.

Assessment methods and criteria

Assessment will be by oral exam.