这门课程会探讨一系列重要的前沿贸易问题，包括：贸易的基础是什么？贸易的获益者和受损者有哪 些？如何确定贸易的价值和数量？哪些因素影响贸易？贸易政策对贸易格局和收入均衡的影响是什 么？跨国公司投资的基础和影响各有哪些？什么因素解释贸易保护主义和中美贸易纷争？
This course will explore a series of inportant frontiier trade issues, including but not confined to:What is the basis for trade? What are the effects of trade? Who will gain from trade and who will lose? How is the value and volume of trade determined? What factors impede trade flows? And what are the impacts of trade policy on the patterns of trade and income inequality? What motivates multinational activities? What are the effects of multinational activities? What explains the rise of trade protectionism? What are the underlying causes of U.S.-China trade tension?