2.6 — An Intellectual History of Trade IV: Increasing Returns & Industrial Policy — Class Notes


Tuesday, October 27, 2020


Today, we continue looking at an intellectual history of trade, discussing more modern increasing returns arguments for industrial policy, extending into the present.

Readings and Discussion Board

See this week’s required readings. There are questions to help guide your readings there, and more instructions for the required Blackboard discussion board this week.


Live Class Session on Zoom

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If you are unable to join today’s live session, or if you want to review, you can find the recording stored on Blackboard via Panopto (see Class Recordings on the left navigation menu).

Assignments: Discussion Board

This week we will have a discussion board on this week’s readings and general topics. You are expected to post there by Sunday 11:59 PM November 1, and will be graded for your posts.