At the end of the semester, the student will be able to
8. Identify contemporary issues affecting the global and local economies.
9. Apply appropriate economic tools to the study of contemporary topics.
10. Understand and explain the impact of the economic blockade, climate change
and food security on the local economy.
11. Examine the linkages and interrelationships between the local economy and
those of the neighbours and trading partners within and outside the GCC