New edition of Krugman International Trade: Theory and Policy offers a balanced global approach, with MyLab Economics for blended learning

Equip your students with the intellectual tools for understanding the changing world economy with International Trade: Theory and Policy by Krugman, Obstfeld & Melitz. This revised edition provides an intuitive introduction to theory and world events – and the policies put in place in response. 

New or updated content includes:

  • US China trade tensions and the Trump war on global trade.
  • Euro area policy innovations in response to COVID-19.
  • 2020 EU/UK trade deal, the impacts of Brexit and implications for the Irish border.
  • Global sourcing decisions and the new USMCA treaty.
  • Engaging Case Studies using real-world events and applications.
  • Vivid illustrations and videos – illustrating concepts including trade shocks on developing countries, currency manipulation, the global financial cycle – and much more.


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  • Set regular homework so students can practice and test their knowledge and get instant feedback. They’re auto-graded to lighten your workload – especially helpful when you have large cohorts to support!
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  • By assigning Econ Experiments (game-like, engaging and risk-free active learning scenarios) you’ll help students to build the decision-making and other skills they’ll need in the real world.
  • Students can test their understanding of real-world economic ideas through open response questions that accompany Current News Exercises and Financial Times articles.
  • Developing problem-solving skills and mastering new and difficult concepts is made easier with Teach Me tutorials – structured homework exercises that help students challenge themselves.
  • Graphing Exercises give students practice working with graphs and the language of economics. They’ll be able to draw graphs quickly and visualize the possible answers to questions using MyLab’s Grapher learning aid.

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