East Asian Economic Development

Pusan National University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    East Asian Economic Development

  • Host University

    Pusan National University

  • Location

    Busan, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Asian Studies, Economics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Objectives
    The goals of this course are to plot the evolution of the economies in the East Asian Region. By the end of the course, students should be able to distinguish between the characteristics of each country in the region and critically analyze the economic data that underlies their nation. This can be used as a basis for creating policies and strategies going forward.

    Course Description
    The class text and assigned readings provide background for lectures. Students’ grasp of key concepts will be enhanced through classroom discussion, presentations, and case studies. Skills in applying this knowledge to practical situations will be developed through
    tasks involving theoretical workplace problems and mini-projects.

    Required Textbooks
    None. Reading Material will be distributed digitally.