Assessment Materials in International Economics

Guido Lorenzoni, MIT

Dating from Fall 2005, this course site has been archived under a Creative Commons licence as part of MIT Open CourseWare. It includes five problem sets, three past exams, a detailed reading list and course description. The course aims to cover "the basic tools and some topics of current interest" in international trade and finance.

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Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok, George Mason University

Online course divided into eight sections, with 60 lectures (around 6 hours total) that can be viewed on Youtube as slides plus audio, or downloaded directly as audio. The site also includes self-test questions and forum facilities for asking questions.

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This archive uses presents feedback on multi-choice questions on 40 different topics, with varying numbers of questions in each. Many of the questions involve clickable images, with students using mouse clicks to indicate equilibria. Topics include: markets, firms, wages, national income, money, unemployment and inflation, government, and international.

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Roger Sandilands, Strathclyde University, Jacques Melitz, Strathclyde University

Past exams for a course on The World Economy, as taught at the University of Strathclyde from 2000-2004 (essay questions), are hosted here. This link is to's copy of the site. Papers are in Word format.

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Gianluca Benigno, LSE

Lecture notes (in PDFs) covering main models of international trade, and some institutional detail. Problems sets and solutions to be solved with the models, also in PDF.

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Elisabeth Sadoulet, University of California, Berkeley

Four past exams with answers in separate files from 1997 and 1998 are held here in PDF or Word format, from a course on international trade.

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