Taught course

Economic Development and Policy Analysis

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in a discipline with significant economics content.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course explores current theories, issues and evidence in economic policy as applied to developing countries.

It is ideal if you have a particular interest in development and want to apply an advanced-level knowledge of economics to practical and policy issues.

It will introduce you to a range of techniques for development policy analysis and reviews policy and practice in many of the most important areas of economic policy in developing countries. Core modules provide a solid grounding in economics, while specialised modules give you the opportunity to address current theories, issues and evidence in economic policy.

Content for this course is influenced by the Centre for Research in Economic Development and International Trade (CREDIT), equipping you the knowledge and application of techniques for economic policy analysis in developing countries.

At the end of the course, you will be able to read and understand current and classic research papers in the field of economics and development economics and will have received one-to-one guidance to enable you to complete your first simple theoretical model or experimental or

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgraduate-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk
Phone
0115 951 5559