Methods for the evaluation of public policies

lecon2352  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Methods for the evaluation of public policies
5.00 credits
30.0 h
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ECGE1222 Microeconomics : compulsory course of the bachelor in economics and man-agement or an equivalent course Microeconometrics : course of the core ("tronc commun") of the general orientation of the master 120 in economics. A written exam with oral defence. The exam consists partly in a practical task prepared in small groups during the last part of the course. The remaining part contains questions on theory and applications. The oral exam is personal and aims at obtaining a comple-mentary judgement on the ability of fulfilling the practical task and on the responses given to the written exam. Certain chapters of the book of Layard R. and S. Glaister (2003), Cost-Benefit Analysis, Cambridge University Press and certain parts of the article of Treich, N. (2005), "L'Analyse Coût-Bénéfice de la Prévention de Risques", mimeo, Université de Toulouse, complemented by transparencies and texts written by the lecturer. The students will be assisted in the elaboration of their practical task.
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Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

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Learning outcomes
Advanced Master in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences

Master [120] in Public Administration

Master [120] in Economics: General

Master [120] in Agriculture and Bio-industries