UCL (University College London)
Comparative Economics and Policy
This programme is an applied, policy-oriented programme reflecting SSEES's leading-edge expertise in comparative economics. The programme is centred around the economics and economic policy of emerging markets, viewed through the prism of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, but relevant to the emerging economies and societies of South and South East Asia, the Middle East and North Africa as well as Latin America. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, presentations, laboratory sessions and workshops.
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants are usually expected to have studied 1 term of both microeconomics and macroeconomics in their undergraduate degree.
Core modules: Quantitative methods; advanced quantitative methods; international macroeconomic policy. At least 1 of the following: Public choice (private interest); economics of health and population; trade and foreign direct investment policy with reference to Eastern Europe; development economics and policy. Options: Advanced qualitative methods; causes, consequences and control (corruption and governance); corporate governance; corporate finance and investment in emerging markets; financial development; informal practices in post-communist societies; political economy of health, development and welfare; property rights; energy, technology and innovation; language module.
Students will be assessed by a variety of methods: unseen examinations, long essays, course work and the research dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 10,660 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,465 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7679 8810