International Financial Market

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    International Financial Market

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Finance, Financial Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course Objective
    This course is designed to provide an intermediate-level study of international financial market and open economy macroeconomics. Topics include the foreign exchange market, theory of exchange rate determination, open economy macroeconomics, and international macroeconomic policy. Theory, empirical analysis and policy frameworks are studied to analyze current issues and topical problems of international financial economics.

    Textbooks
    Krugman, Obstfeld, and Melitz, International Economics Theory and Policy, Pearson. (11th ed.)
    Schmitt-Grohe, Uribe, Woodford, International Macroeconomics.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations