At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
During their programme, students of the LSM Master¿s in management or Master¿s in Business engineering will have developed the following capabilities¿
KNOWLEDGE AND REASONING
TEAMWORK AND LEADERSHIP
COMMUNICATION AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
- natural resources (raw materials, agriculture and energy) and associated community policies; -
- human resources (demography and the active population, education and training, and work productivity);
- capital stock, its productivity and the level of technology; and national and Community policies in this area.
- production, consumption, savings and investment;
- the distribution of incomes and regional disparities;
- the balance between the private sector, the public sector and the unofficial economy;
- external trade and investment.
- the Single Market: freedom of movement (people, goods, services and capital), shared disciplines (competition, and fiscal and social fields) and support policies;
- the European Monetary System and its possible evolution into a Monetary Union.
- the issue of international trade;
- monetary problems and macroeconomic problems;
- the issue of north-south and east-west relations.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.The course is based on lectures explaining the part of the theory with examples and illustrations, a large part depends on student reading to prepare the analysis. A group project on a European issue solidifies the learning.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.Continuous evaluation
- Date: specified on Moodle
- Type of evaluation: Group work
- Comments: Work on a European economic issue (50%)
- Oral: No
- Written: No
- Unavailability or comments: No
- Oral: No
- Written: open book exam, 2 hours (50%)
- Unavailability or comments: in case of sanitary restrictions: take-home exam.