Curriculum Vitae

I am Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Hood College. Previously I taught at Wake Forest University.


I have a Ph.D and M.A. in Economics from George Mason University, and a B.A. in Economics from University of Connecticut. Go Huskies!


My research broadly explores the political economy of public goods, innovation & technological growth, and intellectual property using the tools of new institutional economics, public choice, and market process economics.

Teaching | Research

Contact

safner@hood.edu

International Trade

ECON 324 - Fall 2016

Course Syllabus

Lesson Slides
1 The Division of Labor and the Smithean View of Trade
2 Comparative Advantage and the Ricardian View of Trade
3 The Standard Trade Model
4 The Hecksher-Ohlin Trade Model
5 New Trade Theory
6 Trade Restrictions: Tariffs
The slides are in .pdf format, as they are Beamer presentations made with LaTeX. Open these in a PDF viewer in a fullscreen view, and they operate like a familiar powerpoint presentation where you can advance with the arrow keys.

Homeworks
Homework 1


Other Resources
Comparative Advantage Practice Problems (Answers)


Last Updated: 22 November 2017