Master of Arts in Economic Policy in Global Markets
This two-year program focuses on economic policy in the context of global markets. The main goal of this program is to provide students with an understanding of economic policy process and to provide them with analytical ability to evaluate policy making issues.
During the first year, students will focus on core courses in macroeconomics, microeconomics, data analysis, and applied economic policy analysis as well as some optional courses. In the second year, students will be able to choose from a wide range of optional courses as for example Macroeconomics and Public Finance, Corporate Governance, Health Policy; Transition Economics, Fiscal Policy, Economics of Underdevelopment, Investments, Competition Policy, Antitrust Policy Analysis, Labor Economics and Policy.
Program Head: Prof. Baniak Andrzej (room: N13 411)
Program Administrator: Ms. Corinne Freiburger (room: N13 413 , Contact person by email)
Entry Requirements for the Program
In addition to meeting the General CEU Admissions Requirements, applicants to the MA in Economic Policy program must submit a 500-word typewritten essay introducing their research interest and explaining their academic/professional background. Applicants should indicate how further studies at CEU would help them achieve their future career goals.
Entry is open for students with undergraduate degree in economics or related fields, and also for students with undergraduate or master degrees from areas not directly related to economics.