Elective courses in the Master in Economics

In the Master in Economics you can choose a major (18 credits) and an elective course (6 credits).

A detailed description (course content, teaching method, ...) of each course can be found in the Course Catalogue.

Below you can find a short overview of all courses within the two majors and an overview of all the elective courses.

Major

Choose one major: Financial Institutions and Markets or Economic Policy. Within one major you have to follow 18 credits.

Major: Financial Institutions and Markets                                                                                           
Course                                             Credits Semester 
Economics of Banking 6 1
Economics of Financial Markets 6 1
Investment Analysis 6 1
Institutional Economics 6 2
Monetary Policy                                                                                        6 1

 

Major: Economic Policy                                                                                                                            
Course Credits Semester
Public Economics 6 2
Fiscal Policy 6 2
Environmental and Energy Policy 6 1
Trade and Migration Policy 6 1
Monetary Policy 6 1
Institutional Economics 6 2
Social Policy                                                                                                6 2

 

Elective course

Choose one elective course from either the programme-specific elective course list or from the general elective course list.

Programme-specific elective courses                                                                                                    
Course Credits Semester
Trade and Migration Policy 6 1
Environmental and Energy Policy 6 1
Economics of Banking 6 1
Economics of Financial Markets 6 1
Investment Analysis 6 1
Public Economics 6 2
Fiscal Policy 6 2
Social Policy                                                                                                 6 2

 

General elective courses                                                                                                                           
Course Credits Semester
Grand Strategy and the Multipolar World (Dutch) 6 1
Strategic Management and Policy (Dutch) 6 1
Bayesian Statistics 6 2
Agricultural and Food Economics (Dutch) 6 2
Labour Law and Social Security Law (Dutch) 6 2
Environmental Law (Dutch) 6 J
Urban and Regional Economy (Dutch) 6 1
Insurances (Dutch) 6 1
Transport Economics (Dutch) 6 2
Introducion to European Union Law (Dutch) 6 1
Internship 6 J
Economics of Development 6 1
Advanced Macroeconomics: Equilibrum and Dynamics 6 2
Advanced Microeconomics: Game Theory and Asymmetric Information 6 1
Advanced Econometrics: Non-linear Methods 6 2
Research Seminar 12 2