University of Reading
The Economics of International Business and Finance
This course provides students with an in-depth knowledge of the interrelationships between the areas of finance and multinational organisations. They examine multinational organisations and develop a strong understanding of the key economic issues underlying financial markets, assets and institutions. In addition, students learn the basic theories which underpin financial systems, with a specific emphasis on their interrelationship with international business firms.
2.1 Honours degree (or above) in economics, or the international equivalent, which includes a good understanding of core economics and quantitative methods.
Core modules: microeconomic policy; macroeconomic policy; research methodology; quantitative research methods; the economics of the multinational enterprise; strategic diversity and the political economy of multinationals; microeconomics of banking; economic foundations of corporate finance; economics of financial markets; either applied research project or dissertation; optional modules: 30 credits of optional modules, spanning areas including; international management and business culture; development; issues in globalisation and international business; small business economics and strategy.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,165 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
0118 378 5289