Development and Global Change

The programme structure for the Master of Science in Economics with a specialization in Development and Global Change starting in 2020 follows the 50-40-30 ECTS plan.

Development and Global Change

Study plan for the specialization in Development and Global Change: 

Year 1:

August block: 
ECN302 Mathematics for Economists, 5 ECTS

Autumn parallell: 
ECN311 Microeconomics, 10 ECTS  
ECN306 Economics of Sustainability, 5 ECTS 
Electives, 10 ECTS*

January block:
BUS360 Taxes, Inequality and Sustainability I, 5 ECTS 

Spring parallell:
ECN301 Econometric methods, 10 ECTS - ECN201 Econometrics or the equivalent is a prerequisite for ECN301 and should be taken before ECN301.
ECN350 Development and Global Change, 10 ECTS  
ECN352 Poverty, 10 ECTS 

 

Year 2: 

August block: 
ECN320 Macroeconomics III, 5 ECTS  

Autumn parallell: 
ECN305 Research Methods in Economics, 5 ECTS 
ECN303 Impact Assessment Methods, 5 ECTS 
Electives, 15 ECTS*

January block and Spring parallell: 
M30-ECON Master's thesis, 30 ECTS

 

*The following courses are recommended electives:

• ECN372 Climate Economics, 10 ECTS (Autumn)
• EDS355 Climate Change and Development, 10 ECTS (Spring)
ECN375 Natural Resource and Environmental Economics - theory and applications, 10 ECTS (Spring)
ECN230 International Economics, 10 ECTS (Autumn)

 

 

Published 3. April 2020 - 13:04 - Updated 8. April 2020 - 10:24