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International Finance


Aims of the course

- To develop fundamental knowledge in international finance from elementary to intermediate level.
- To familiarize the students with the basic concepts and theories of international finance.
- To teach the students to use the acquired knowledge in solving practical problems.
- To prepare the students for further study of international finance.

Course syllabus

1. Basic concepts in international finance
1.2. Balance of payments
1.3. Exchange rates and foreign exchange markets
1.4. International parity conditions
2. Theories and models of balance of payments adjustment
3. Theories and models of exchange rate forecasting
4. International monetary system
4.1. Basic elements of an international monetary system
4.2. Evolution of the international monetary systems
4.3. The future of the international monetary system
5. Economic and financial governance of the euro area

Course director(s)

  • Office Hours
  • Tuesday at 14:00 in P-301
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