Information Package / Course Catalogue
Globalization and the World Economy
Course Code: EKO537
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: None
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To understand the effects of globalization on the world economy

Course Content

Dynamics of globalization and the everchanging state of the world economy.

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Learning Outcomes
1.Have an advanced knowledge about the basic indicators of the world economy.
2.Analyze globalization and its changes in detail.
3.Comprehend all aspects of global income distribution and poverty problem.
4.Analyze the developments in world trade qualitatively and quantitatively.
5.Have detailed information about the world's emerging economies.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.G.Elmas (2001), Küreselleşme Sürecinde Bölgesel Dengesizlikler, Nobel Kitapevi, Ank
2.C. Alpar ve M.T. Ongun (1985), Dünya Ekonomisi ve Uluslararası Ekonomik Kuruluşlar, Türkiye Ekonomi Kurumu Yayını, No:1985/3, Ank.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Production Relations, Production Tools and Management Structure from Past to Present
Week 2 - Theoretical
National Economies in the World Economy, General Evaluation
Week 3 - Theoretical
The Case of Globalization, I. and II. Globalization and Globalization Criteria
Week 4 - Theoretical
International Reconstruction and North / South Dialogue after World War II
Week 5 - Theoretical
Globalization Process and Regional Balances
Week 6 - Theoretical
Globalization, International Trade and Advanced and Underdeveloped Countries
Week 7 - Theoretical
Globalization and Changes
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Source Problem in the World Economy
Week 10 - Theoretical
Energy and Food Supply Safety Problem in the World
Week 11 - Theoretical
Effects of International Economic Organizations on the World Economy
Week 12 - Theoretical
Labor Movements and International Migration in the World Economy
Week 13 - Theoretical
Economies in the World: East Asia, China, Transition Economies
Week 14 - Theoretical
Global Economic Crisis and Results
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory153390
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)124
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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