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MSc Economics and Econometrics

MSc Economics and Econometrics

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The MSc Economics and Econometrics emphasizes the foundations of econometrics and its application to a wide range of topics in economics. Students will explore topics including: The statistical foundations for a variety of estimating methods; Ways of testing economic hypotheses; The classical linear regression model; The use of asymptotic methods in econometrics; The analysis of stock markets and other financial data. Essex’s expertise lies in the areas of: Game theory and strategic interactions; Theoretical and applied econometrics; Labour economics. Previous students on this course have gone on to work in roles such as a Mortgage and Protection Manager for HSBC, more generally Essex graduates find employment in roles such as business and financial analysts, management consultants, government officials, and economists for banks and other financial organisations.