Information Package / Course Catalogue
Developments of World Economy
Course Code: MHY541
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Teaching view of world economy and development of world economy at an advanced level

Course Content

Globalization and the changes brought by that, Energy and food supply security, Internatinal capital movements and financial crises, Foreign debt issue of developing countries, commercial forming a bloc, the effects of international economic institutions on the world economy, the global income distribution and poverty, the developments in production and innovation systems, the emerging countries of the world: East Asia, China, Transition Economies

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Have advanced knowledge about basic indicators of world economy
2.Analysis in detail globalization and the changes brought by that
3.Realize all aspects of the global income distribution and poverty problem
4.Analysis quantitatively and qualitatively the developments of world trade
5.Have information in detail about world emerging economies
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Charles van Marrewijk, International Trade and the World Economy, Oxford University Press, 2002
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Source problem in the world economy
Week 2 - Theoretical
Globalization and changes brought about by globalization
Week 3 - Theoretical
Energy and Food Supply Security Problem in the world
Week 4 - Theoretical
International Capital Flows and Financial Crises
Week 5 - Theoretical
Underdeveloped Countries Debt Crisis
Week 6 - Theoretical
Trade-blocking
Week 7 - Theoretical
The Effects of International Economic Organizations on World Economy
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term
Week 9 - Theoretical
Global Distribution of Income and Poverty
Week 10 - Theoretical
Advances in Production and Innovation Systems
Week 11 - Theoretical
Labor Movements and International Migration in the World Economy
Week 12 - Theoretical
Emerging Economies around the world: East Asia, China, Transition Economies
Week 13 - Theoretical
The search for the Global Poverty Problem and Solution
Week 14 - Theoretical
Financial Crisis and Its Effects
Week 15 - Theoretical
Global Economic Crisis and Its Consequences
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Individual Work72228
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination115116
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
OÇ-1
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-2
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-3
4
4
4
3
3
5
3
4
4
OÇ-4
1
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-5
5
2
2
2
3
3
3
4
5
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue