For the M.Sc. in Economics you can choose between five specializations that teach you to apply rigorous economic theories and methods to analyze different sets of question: "Development Economics" addresses questions like: Why do one billion people still live in poverty? Why are natural environment, such as rainforests, being overexploited? What policies can lift the poor out of poverty while maintaining the resource base?
|ECN352||Poverty and Inequality||10||S|
|ECN303||Impact Assessment Methods||5||F|
|ECN304||Behavioral and Experimental Economics||10||F|
|ECN271||Cost Benefit Project Evaluation and Environmental Valuation||10||S|
|ECN275||Natural Resource and Environmental Economics - theory*||10||S|
|ECN375||Natural Resource and Environmental Economics - theory and applications*||10||S|
|ECN376||Natural Resource and Environmental Economics - applications **||5||S|
|EDS306||Foundations of sustainability science||10||F|
|EDS348||Politics and governance of the environment||10||S|
|M30-ECON||Master Thesis with seminar||30||Jan/S|
* There is 5 ECTS overlap between ECN275 and ECN375. Students who have ECN275 or similar course in their bachelor will receive 5 ECTS when taking ECN375, since there is 5 ECTS overlap between those two courses.
** There is 5 ECTS overlap between ECN375 and ECN376.