About our department

About us

The department of General Economics is one of the nine departments in the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration of Ghent University. The department is responsible for education, research and services in several fields of the economic science: general economics, international economics, European economics, environmental economics and environmental management, transition and institutional economics. The research domains CEEM and CERISE are linked to the department.

CEEM Cerise


The members of the department of General Economics deliver, in addition to education and research, also important services to the community. We distinguish between external and internal services (services delivered within Ghent University).

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