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Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management

Econometrics

Recommended course structure for a profile in Econometrics

The Econometrics Profile of the Master programme in Economics is aimed at providing specialised competence in econometric methods. It is especially suitable for students who wish to work with advanced empirical analysis and forecasting. It is also an excellent preparation for those aiming at PhD studies in econometrics or in economics with a specialisation in econometrics.

For a master degree of 120 credits the following courses are recommended. 

Course catalogue - abstracts
 

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

Year 1 - Spring term
1. NEKN34 - Time Series Analysis, and
1. NEKN33 - Applied Microeconometrics (from 2009), or
1. NEKPXX - Econometric Theory (odd years from 2009, 15 credits)

2. NEKN01 - Master Essay, first year
 

Year 2 - Autumn term
1. Optional course
1. Optional course
2. Optional course
2. NEKP32 - Mathematical Methods - Dynamic Optimisation (odd years), or
2. Optional course

Year 2 - Spring term
1. NEKPXX - Econometric Theory (odd years from 2009, 15 credits), or
1. NEKN34 - Time Series Analysis, and
1. NEKN33 - Applied Microeconometrics (from 2009)

2. NEKP01 - Master Essay, second year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Degree requirements

Programme Director

Associate Professor Erik Wengström
E-mail: Erik.Wengstrom@nek.lu.se
Office: Alfa 1:4024
Phone: +46 (0)46 222 0123

Programme Coordinator - for general questions

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