This course will take place in 4 stages:
1) Introduction: shaping the international business environment
2) Evolution of international trade agreements
3) Issues covered by international trade agreements
4) Understanding the Chinese economy: an introduction
Robert Scollay is Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the APEC Center for Studies at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. He received his training in economics at the University of Cambridge (England) and the University of Auckland. He has worked extensively as a university researcher and as a policy analyst or consultant on international trade and economic integration issues, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region.