Master of Arts in Economic Policy in Global Markets

At a glance:

  • 2 year program that provides you with the skills and knowledge to prepare and evaluate economic policymaking or work in the private sector

  • over 80% of students get full tuition waiver

  • close to 50% of students get both a full tuition waiver and a fellowship (and accommodation if necessary)

  • learn about the implementing the theory in practice from faculty with leadership experience in government and international institutions

  • typically 25-30 students in the cohort

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)