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Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management

Microeconomics

Recommended course structure for a profile in Microeconomics

The Microeconomics Profile of the Master programme in Economics is aimed at providing specialised competence in microeconomics. It is also an excellent preparation for those aiming at PhD studies in economics with a specialisation in microeconomics.

For a master degree of 120 credits the following courses are recommended. All courses are 7.5 credits but for the essays which cover 15 credits each.

Course catalogue - abstracts
 

Year 1 - Autumn term (period 1 resp. 2)
1. NEKN21 - Advanced Microeconomic Analysis
1. NEKP31 - Mathematical Methods - Static Optimisation

2. NEKP23 - Microeconomics - Individual Choice
2. NEKN22 - Economic and Financial Descision Making, or
2. NEKN41 - Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis, or
2. NEKP32 - Mathematical Methods - Dynamic Optimisation (odd years)

Year 1 - Spring term
1. NEKP22 - Microeconomics - Strategic Interaction (even years), or
1. Optional course
1. Optional course

2. NEKN01 - Master Essay, first year
 

Year 2 - Autumn term
1. NEKN31 - Advanced Econometrics
1. NEKP51 - Advanced Public Economics, or
1. NEKN81 - Foundations of Finance

(Period 2: two of the courses below)
2. NEKN22 - Economic and Financial Descision Making, or
2. NEKN41 - Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis, or
2. NEKP32 - Mathematical Methods - Dynamic Optimisation (odd years)

Year 2 - Spring term
1. NEKP22 - Microeconomics - Strategic Interaction (even years), or
1. Optional course
1. Optional course

2. NEKN01 - Master essay, second year

 

 

Year 1 - Autumn term (period 1 resp. 2) - as of the autumn term 2017
1. NEKN21 - Advanced Microeconomic Analysis
1. NEKN32 - Mathematical Methods
2. NEKN31 - Advanced Econometrics
2. NEKN41 - Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Degree requirements

Programme Director

PhD Mårten Wallette
E-mail: Marten.Wallette@nek.lu.se
Office: EC1:289
Phone: +46 46 222 8675

Programme Coordinator - for general questions

MSc Rikke Barthélemy
E-mail: Master@nek.lu.se
Office: EC1:279
Phone: + 46 46 222 9477