Development Economics (Field 6)

EE362 Contemporary Issues in ASEAN Countries

6 credits

Prerequisites: a) 2nd year economics student or above (having completed at least 60 credits); or b) with the consent of the lecturer

The contemporary issues in ASEAN countries. Study various aspects of the overall ASEAN or each country’s economy i.e. socio-economic issues, politics, businesses, trade and investment, economic development, finance, etc. Roles of regional organizations, economic interconnection across countries, and linkages with the Thai economy. The learning methods are the active and problem-based learning with some experienced guest speakers, discussion, and field trips visiting public and/or private organization(s) in Thailand and another ASEAN member country, according to the lecturer’s announcement.