Knowledge of globalization processes
-Prehistory of globalization
-Globalization and the Gold Standard (1870-1914)
-The great crisis of 1929
-Globalization and the Gold Exchange Standard (1945-1972)
-Developing and least developed countries
-The World Trade Organization
-The International Monetary Fund
-The World Bank
-Inequality and poverty
-The great crisis and the great recession (2007-2013)
Krugman P. R., Obstfeld M. e Melitz M. J. 2012, International Economics, 2 vols.
Vol. 1: chaps: 3, 6, 7, 8, 13
Vol. 2: chaps: 6, 7, 8, 10, 11
Screpanti E. 2014, Global Imperialism and the Great Crisis, New York: Monthly Review Press.
Oral and written exams