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MSc International Economics

MSc International Economics

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 International Economics gives students the knowledge, plus a critical awareness of the integration of theory, data, and analysis in relation to international economics. Students will be equipped with the skills for a career in international organisations engaged in business and finance, or in government and non-governmental organisations concerned with global development and international trade. The modules provide an overview of the causes and effects of globalisation in the world economy with applications to issues such as foreign direct investment. Students will investigate topics such as:Trade theory in different economic settings with different market structuresPatterns of trade and trade policies such as tariffs and quotasPreferential trade agreementsMacroeconomic adjustment, exchange rates and the balance of payments when capital markets are integrated across the globe