Module Identifier EC33010  
Module Title EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL MONETARY SYSTEMS  
Academic Year 2001/2002  
Co-ordinator Mr Bruce Morley  
Semester Semester 1  
Pre-Requisite (EC10120 and EC10320) or (EC10510 and EC10610)  
Course delivery Lecture   10 Hours  
  Seminars / Tutorials   4 Hours  
Assessment Course work     20%  
  Exam   1.5 Hours   80%  

Aims


The module aims to provide students with an advanced understanding of the monetary and political interdependence of countries and trading blocs in their historical and institutional framework. The emphasis will be on the main changes to which the international and European monetary systems have been subject during the last twenty years.

Brief description


This module investigates the international and European monetary system, with respect to their recent development and problems.

Content

Learning outcomes


On completion of the module students should:

Transferable skills

Reading Lists

Books
P de Graune. (1999) The Economics of Monetary Integration. 2nd.
P de Graune. (1996) International Money: Post War Trends.
M Melvin. (1996) Interntaional Money and Finance.
K Pilbeam. (1998) International Finance. 2nd.