What is studied in Economics, Business and International Relations?
This area seeks to study the characteristics of the insertion of the economy and Peruvian companies on the global stage. Its aim is to contribute to the design of public policies and identify effective strategies, based on competitiveness and other capabilities that allow the best use of the opportunities at global and regional level. This serves to generate higher exports, especially those with added value, attract investment, and contribute to the sustained growth of the country and its decentralized development.
Among the topics studied by its researchers are the evolution of trade and the global financial system; the renewal of approaches and mechanisms of regional and global integration; methods of international trade negotiations; and the economic effects of trade agreements, as well as Peru’s international relations with strategic partners.
Moreover, this area studies the global business management and strategies of internationalization of companies; the role of infrastructure and logistics in international competitiveness; regional physical integration in a global context; the political economy of the major multilateral and bilateral relations of Peru; macroeconomic soundness as the foundation of international insertion, among other topics.