Essentials of International Economics
Third Edition   ©2015

Essentials of International Economics

Robert C. Feenstra (University of California, Davis) , Alan M. Taylor

  • ISBN-10: 1-4292-7851-X; ISBN-13: 978-1-4292-7851-5; Format: Paper Text, 720 pages

Coverage of the Eurozone Crisis
Essentials of Economics now features a complete chapter on The Euro (Chapter 16), featuring coverage of the dramatic economic developments in the Eurozone since 2010, including:
• the Greek debt restructuring
• assistance programs in Spain, Ireland and Portugal
• the Cyprus banking crisis
• Ongoing threats to the currency union project

New Headlines topics, including:
• The opening of a Northern Sea route for international trade flow—a faster route made possible by the melting of ice in the Arctic Circle (Ch. 1)
• The migration of refugees from Africa to the Italian island of Lampedusa, and the resulting humanitarian crisis (Ch. 5)
• Chinese export subsidies for solar panels and subsequent antidumping tariffs in the U.S. (Ch. 8)
• Global macro policy issues such as the “currency war” debate (Ch. 14)