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Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management

International and Development Economics

Recommended course structure for a profile in International and Development Economics

The International and Development Economics Profile of the Master programme in Economics is aimed at providing specialised competence in these areas. It is also an excellent preparation for those aiming at PhD studies in economics who wish to specialise in international or development economics.

For a master degree of 120 credits the following courses are recommended.

Course catalogue - abstracts
 

Year 1 - Autumn term (period 1 resp. 2) - obligatory term as of Autumn 2017
1. NEKN21 - Advanced Microeconomic Analysis
1. NEKN32 - Mathematical Methods
2. NEKN31 - Advanced Econometrics
2. NEKN41 - Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis

Year 1 - Spring term
1. NEKN72 - Advanced Trade Theory
1. NEKN33 - Applied Microeconometrics (from 2019), or
1. NEKN34 - Time Series Analysis

2. NEKN01 - Master Essay, first year
 

Year 2 - Autumn term
1. NEKN71 - Advanced Course in Economic Integration
1. NEKN74 - The Chinese Economy, or
1. Optional course
2. NEKN73 - Advanced Development Economics
2. Optional course

Year 2 - Spring term
1. NEKN75 - Institutions, Markets and Firms in a Chinese Context, or
1. Optional course
1. Optional course

2. NEKP01 - Master Essay, second year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Degree requirements

Programme Director

PhD Mårten Wallette
E-mail: Marten.Wallette@nek.lu.se
Office: EC1:289
Phone: +46 46 222 8675

Programme Coordinator - for general questions

MSc Rikke Barthélemy
E-mail: Master@nek.lu.se
Office: EC1:279
Phone: + 46 46 222 9477