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Economics

Skills and competences

On completion of the master's degree, students will be able to:
  • Apply their knowledge to problems encountered in the area of study.
  • Integrate knowledge and formulate judgments based on limited information.
  • Transmit conclusions, and the information and reasons that justify them, in a clear and unambiguous manner.
  • Continue to study independently.
  • Establish original hypotheses based on a relevant theoretical framework and evaluate or verify them empirically.
  • Produce critical readings of economics research articles.
  • Write scientific articles that could be published in prestigious economics journals and present them at international scientific meetings.
  • Produce economic reports for companies or government offices.
    analyse the workings of and major challenges facing the current socio-economic reality.

apply the appropriate knowledge and theoretical and methodological tools to solving specific economic problems;
apply knowledge of quantitative economics to the analysis of economic policy and business administration;
retrieve and analyse data on the current economic context;
select and apply the most suitable methodologies, econometric techniques, databases and computer tools for systematic and rigorous analysis of economic problems.
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