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Louvain-La-Neuve

2-year program - ECON2MA - 120 credits

Program structure - 120 credits - 2 years

  • Core course - 15 credits
  • 2 Options of Specialization - 30 credits
  • Research Focus - 30 credits
  • 4 advanced elective courses - 20 credits
  • 1 elective - 5 credits
  • 1 thesis - 20 credits

Note: An access to master 120 with credit exemption possibility (60 credits) is possible for the holder of a first university degree of 4 year (or 240 credits) in Economics : Fast Track (60 credits), click here

CORE COURSE - 15 credits

TERM       

PROFESSORS                                                                        

1 econometrics course among 3                                                                                       Fall 1  
 Time Series   S. Béreau
 Microéconométrie   B. Verheyden (suppl. M. Dejemeppe)
 Applied econometrics   W. Gelade
1 quantitative course    
Statistics and Mathematics for economists Fall 1
J. Davila
S. van Bellegem                                       
     
1 reflexive course among 3    
 Histoire du développement économique et  social Fall 1 JC. Defraigne
 Institutional Foundation of Market (UNamur) Spring 2 G. Cassan
 Philosophy and epistemology of the economics Spring 2 L. Larue

 

   

2 OPTIONS of SPECIALIZATION among 11 
(1 option = 3 courses = 15 credits)

- 30 credits

 
  Fall 1  
 Macroéconomie: Politiques structurelles  
F. Frogneux  
C. Kegels
H. Laurent
E. Toulemonde
     
 Finance: Monnaie  
V. Bodart
L. Pensieroso
Y. Rychalovska
     
 Development: Poverty & Institution  
F. Libois (suppl. JM. Baland)            
G. Cassan
C. Guirkinger
     
 Firm's Strategy  
P. Belleflamme
E. de Ghellinck
A. Desmedt
J. Johnen
     
Economie et société (3 courses)  
F. Degrave
I. Ferreras / G. Thiry
M. Nyssens
  Spring 2  
 Macroéconomie: Cycle et conjoncture   V. Bodart
D. de la Croix
Y. Rychalovska
     
 Finance: Markets   F. Ducuroir
W. Gelade (suppl. A. de Crombrugghe)
P. Giot
     
 Développement: Croissance et Globalisation   F. Docquier
R. Houssa
F. Mariani
     
 Economics of Public Intervention  

M. Cornélis (suppl. J. Hindriks)
B. Decerf
F. Maniquet

 
 Economie du travail et des ressources  humaines  
M. Hungerbuhler
V. Vandenberghe
B. Van der Linden
     

 Economie et société (1 course)

 
V. Vanderborght
     
 International Economics  
J. Gomes
G. Vannoorenberghe

RESEARCH FOCUS - 30 credits

   
Advanced microeconomics I Fall 3

O. Decerf/ F. Maniquet

Advanced macroeconomics I

Fall 3 L. Pensieroso
Advanced microeconomics II Spring 4 F. Maniquet (suppl. J. Davila)
Advanced macroeconomics II Spring 4 R. Oikonomou

Advanced econometrics I

 

Spring 4 S. Van Bellegem
1 research seminar among 3    
 Research Seminar I: microeconomics Spring 4 E. Toulemonde
 Research Seminar I: macroeconomics Spring 4 D. de la Croix
 Research Seminar I: econometrics Spring 4 E. San Martin
     

4 ADVANCED ELECTIVE COURSES among the list - 20 credits

   
 Advanced Labor Economics Fall 3
K. Declercq
B. Van der Linden
 Industrial Organisation Fall 3
J. Johnen
 Ethics and Social Choice Fall 3
F. Maniquet
History of Economic Thought Fall 3 L. Pensieroso
Advanced International Trade Spring 4
J. Gomes
G. Vannoorenberghe
 Advanced Econometrics II: Time series Spring 4 S. Van Bellegem
 Advanced Econometrics II: Microeconometrics Spring 4 W. Parienté
 Capital Market Theory    
 Population and Family economics Spring 4 F. Mariani
 Game Theory Spring 4 V. Vannetelbosch
 Public Economics Spring 4 J. Hindriks
 Théorie du développement  
 
 Critical Analysis of Market Economies    

ELECTIVE - 5 credits

   

1 elective course 

Spring 2  

THESIS - 5 credits + 15 credits

   
Thesis     
     

 

Fast track 1-year program

Program structure - ECON2MA - 60 credits - 1 year

  • Research focus - 30 credits
  • 3 advanced elective courses - 15 credits
  • 1 thesis - 15 credits

An access to master 120 with credit exemption possibility (60 credits) is possible for the holder of a first university degree of 4 year (or 240 credits) in Economics.

 

 COURSE SITE TERM ECTS PROFESSOR

RESEARCH FOCUS - 30 credits

  Fall    
Advanced microeconomics I LLN   5

B. Decerf/ F. Maniquet

Advanced macroeconomics I LLN   5 L. Pensieroso
    Spring    
Advanced econometrics I LLN   5 S. Van Bellegem
Advanced microeconomics II LLN   5 F. Maniquet (suppl. J. Davila)

Advanced macroeconomics II

LLN   5 R. Oikonomou
1 Research Seminar among 3     5  
Research Seminar I: microeconomics Namur     E. Toulemonde
Research Seminar I: macroeconomics LLN     D. de la Croix
Research Seminar I: econometrics LLN     S. Van Bellegem
         

3 ADVANCED ELECTIVE COURSES- 15 credits

    15  
Advanced Labor economics   Fall  
K. Declercq
B. Van der Linden
Industrial Organisation   Fall  
J. Johnen
Ethics and Social Choice   Fall  
F. Maniquet
History of Economic Thought   Fall   L. Pensieroso
Critical Analysis of Market Economies   Fall   P. Roman
Advanced International Trade   Spring  
J. Gomes
G. Vannoorenberghe
Advanced econometrics II - Time Series   Spring   S. Van Bellegem
Advanced econometrics II - Microeconometrics   Spring   W. Parienté
Capital Markets Theory   Spring    
Population and Family Economics   Spring   F. Mariani
Game Theory   Spring   V. Vannetelbosch
Public economics   Spring   J. Hindriks
Théorie du Développement   Spring  
 

THESIS - 15 credits

       
Thesis - 15 credits   Spring 20  
         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Master in Economics (120)