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Dating from Fall 2005, this course site has been archived under a Creative Commons licence as part of MIT Open CourseWare.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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Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok, George Mason University

YouTube playlist of 56 short videos from an open online course. Each takes the form of a narrated slide show. Among the many topics are exchange rates, the Eurozone and European Central Bank, Optimum Currency Areas, the Gold Standard, Crises and Responses to them, and Currency Manipulation. On the MRUniversity site the videos come with download options, self-test questions and a discussion facility.

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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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