Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management

Economic specialisation

Programme structure for students following the Economics profile of the programme

Students who follow this programme will acquire the theoretical and quantitative tools needed to investigate economic problems, and will gain specialised knowledge in their specific field of interest. This will enable them to analyse and solve research questions related to the Chinese economy.

Within the Economics profile students take some courses that are specific for the profile, and some courses that are specific for the programme. In order to follow the Economics profile one must fulfil the stated requirements of a background in Economics. 

Autumn term (period 1 resp. 2)
1. NEKN21 - Advanced Microeconomic Analysis
1. NEKN74 - The Chinese Economy 
2. NEKN31 - Advanced Econometrics
2. EKHM70 - China and the Asia Pacific Economy (Curriculum)

Spring term
1. NEKN75 - Inst., Markets and Firms in a Chinese Context 
1. Optional course in Economics or Economic History
(Course list: Department of Economics)
(Course list: Department of Economic History)

2. NEKN03 - Master Essay (Curriculum)





Degree requirements

Programme Director

Professor Sonja Opper
Office: Alfa 1:4088
Phone: +46 46 222 7906


Assistant Professor Tobias Axelsson
Room Alfa 1:3019
Phone: +46 46 222 4631

Programme Coordinator

MSc. Rikke Barthélemy
Office: EC1:279
Phone +46 46: 222 9477