Teaching (International Economics)

Next office hours for students: 30 April 2019 h. 14-15 room 9.22. For urgent problems write to m.pugno(at)unicas.it 

International Economics – trade

The course of International Economics consists of two parts: International trade with lectures on Tuesday 3-5pm (prof. M. Pugno), and International finance with lectures on Monday 3-5pm (prof. F. D’Orlando) during the first semester.

The exam is unique.

For both parts, the main text is: Gerber, James, International Economics, seventh edition, global edition, 2018, Pearson Education, Edinburgh.

In addition, for the first part:

  • The material of the lectures, which is distributed upon request to the professor.
  • Dani Rodrik, New Technologies, Global Value Chains,and the Developing Economies, September 2018, to be downloaded from the url:


Here are the exercises (with solutions) in preparation for the exam.

See the web-page of GOMP at 91990 International economics for other details.

The correct answers to the exam questions of 19 Feb. 2019 on International Trade are here.

The students who have passed the exam must register the mark on 20 Feb. 2019 h. 12 in classroom 1.09.

The correct answers on International Finance will be reported at the page of prof. D’Orlando: http://www.docente.unicas.it/fabio_dorlando/international-economics-part-2-int-finance

The correct answers of the exam of 22 Jan. 2019 are here.

Economics (Basic) in italiano.

Economics of Human Capital in italiano.