Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

Advanced Master in Political Economy

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
En Brussels (Belgium), Burley (USA)
  • Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

$ 1,029,175
*Precio Orientativo
Importe original en USD:
US$ 50,000
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Tipología Postgraduate
Lugar En 2 sedes
Duración 12
Inicio 20/08/2019
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Descripción

Are you interested in the reciprocal relationship between politics and markets? Would you to understand how non-market agents influence the functioning of the market? Then you should join the Advanced Master in Political Economy by Georgetown University & ULB-Solvay Brussels School.

The objective of the program is to prepare the next generation of economists to rigorously analyze both the economics and the politics behind the key policy questions of the 21st century. This includes events at EU and US-based institutions and the possibility to participate in the student trip.

By the end of this Advanced Master, you will be able to gain a firm understanding of the incentives and behavior of economic (consumers, firms) and political agents (legislatures, government agencies, judicial institutions, NGOs, activist groups, the media).

Also, to explore the technological and political constraints that shape government interventions, to cultivate a deep understanding of the reciprocal relationship between politics and markets, to design better government regulations by the investigation of corporate stakeholders, among other skills.

Don't miss this chance and be part of this programme. Inquire through emagister.co.uk for further information. You won't regret it!

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¿Esta formación es para mí?

The Georgetown/Solvay (Advanced) Master in Political Economy seeks:

- Highly-motivated students willing to take up global political and economic challenges


- Students with an outstanding academic background, intellectual curiosity and the discipline to succeed in a very demanding environment

¿Qué pasará tras pedir información?

The school representative will contact you in order to reply to any questions you still may have regarding the programs and/or the admission process.

Requisitos: 1) 4-year BA (in continental Europe: 3-year BA + 1 or 2-year master) or MSc 2) Eligible degrees include, but not limited to, Economics, Political Science, Statistics, and Mathematics 3) Work experience is not necessary 4) Solid background in economics & quantitative methods 5) Minimum GPA 3.0 on 4.0 (U.S.) scale where available 6) TOEFL score of at least 100 IELTS score (7.0) also acceptable

Instalaciones (2) y fechas
Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas
Inicio Ubicación Horario
20 ago 2019
Brussels
42, avenue F.D. Roosevelt, Bâtiment R42 - CP114/01, 1050, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
Day classes, full time.
01 may 2020
Burley
37th and O Streets, 200571036, Washington, USA
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Day classes, full time.
Inicio 20 ago 2019
Ubicación
Brussels
42, avenue F.D. Roosevelt, Bâtiment R42 - CP114/01, 1050, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
Horario Day classes, full time.
Inicio 01 may 2020
Ubicación
Burley
37th and O Streets, 200571036, Washington, USA
Ver mapa
Horario Day classes, full time.

¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

International Trade
Data analysis
European Politics
Microeconomics
Macroeconomics
Economics
University
Political Economics
Developmental Economics
Law and Economics

Programa académico

Overview of Courses


This full-time masters degree consists of 10 courses for 60 ECTS in the EU and 30 credits in the US, split over three terms and completed within 12 months.

Bootcamp


The program will kick off with a preparatory non-credit bootcamp in mathematical methods in the second half of August. The objective of this course will be to fill any gaps in the student’s knowledge of basic mathematical techniques commonly used in economic analysis and applied statistics.

Core courses

Students will take the core courses in macroeconomics, microeconomics, political economy and data analysis in the fall term in Brussels. Core courses are taught by faculty members of Georgetown University and Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management.

Electives

After the completion of the core courses, students will choose six elective courses (3 in the Spring term and 3 in the Summer term). Elective courses are jointly taught by a faculty member of one of the two institutions (SBS-EM in the Spring term and GU in the Summer term) and a policy expert or practitioner.

*Travel and accommodation costs of the optional student trip are to the charge of the participant.

Información adicional

The Brussels-Washington joint degree in Political Economy is an innovative one-year program combining the strengths of two internationally-renowned institutions. Upon successful completion of the program, two degrees are awarded, one by Solvay Brussels School and one by Georgetown University. Learn from expert decision-makers in Europe and North-America and explore: The specificities and differences between the approaches taken on each continent Their impact in various geopolitically crucial regions around the world The complex relationships with other actors within this global governance architecture