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wir823 - International Finance and Exchange Rate Economics (Course overview)
Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Business Administration and Business Education) 6 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2021/2022 Examination
Lecture
Seminar
Notes for the module
Reference text
  • Mitarbeit in Vorlesung und Seminar ist Pflicht für den Erwerb eines Leistungsnachweises.
  • Das Seminar wird in der Form eines Blockseminars abgehalten.
  • Es gibt eine Vorbesprechung Anfang des Semesters, in der die Themen vergeben werden.
Time of examination
Während der Vorlesungszeit
Module examination
Referat oder mündliche Prüfung
Skills to be acquired in this module
  • Understanding of exchange rates as strategic prices in open economies.
  • Understanding of the interdependence of balance-of-payments constraints and exchange rates.
  • Capability to discuss different models of exchange rate determination.
  • Ability to research data and evaluate the literature on specific aspects of financial market globalization and strategies of exchange-rate policy.
  • Understanding of the history of fixed-exchange-rate systems.
  • Ability to relate the importance of historical experience in international monetary and financial economics.