A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.
Aside from the distinguishing between microeconomics and macroeconomics, students who are studying economics must also learn the difference between positive economics and normative economics. The former deals with that which is, while the later deals with that which ought to be. Other distinguishing characteristics include economic theory and applied economics.
Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state and a member state of the European Union. It is located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Spanish universities regulate access to their own degrees and they fix the academic fees. They can also offer unofficial postgraduate degrees. The capital city Madrid has possibly the largest number of bars per capita of any European city and a very active nightlife.
Being the 2nd largest city in Spain, Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia province. It has over 4 million inhabitants. It is a vibrant city that hosts thousands of tourists annually. It is home to university of Barcelona among others.
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Degree Awarded: Official Degree in Specialized Economics Analysis. [+]
Master Program - Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Markets
Policymakers are often forced to make decisions under conditions of uncertainty that have a direct impact on a country’s overall performance. A thorough understanding of the dynamics of the aggregate economy is necessary, but not entirely sufficient, for success. Private firms must also be knowledgeable of the many sources of aggregate risk and uncertainty, and the analytical tools available to study the aggregate economy can be of much help.
Students in the Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Markets Program will obtain relevant knowledge about the central issues in macroeconomic and financial economics analysis, as well as the key tools, data and models.... [-]
Degree Awarded: Official Degree in Economics and Finance. [+]
Master Program - Economics
The Barcelona GSE Economics Program provides rigorous training in economics. It aims to endow students with a deep understanding of the field and a powerful set of analytical tools. Students who complete the program will have acquired an excellent grounding in their field and the analytical skills required for a technically demanding job or admission to the most prestigious doctoral programs.
Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a Master Degree in Economics and Finance awarded with the Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
Skills acquired in this master program
Degree Awarded: Official Degree in Specialized Economic Analysis. [+]
Master Program - Competition and Market Regulation
As competition policy becomes increasingly relevant in both the public and private sectors, there is a great need for professionals prepared to address market regulation issues. The highly practical focus of the Competition and Market Regulation Program (MCMR) assures that students in the program graduate with sound job prospects in their chosen field and an advanced understanding of the interaction between economic theory and practice.
Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a Master Degree in Specialized Economic Analysis awarded jointly with the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and the Universitat Pompeu Fabra.... [-]
The master's degree in Applied Research in Economics and Business aims to provide an advanced education in terms of concepts and of methodology. It is addressed to students with an academic, professional and - fundamentally - research-oriented interest in the field of business creation and management, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and applied economics. [+]
Master Erasmus Mundus Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics (QEM) is an European Union approved international graduate degree programme taught full-time over two years in France, Germany, Italy and Spain. [+]
The master of <strong>Science Management, Organization and Business Economics (MMOBE, MSc) is an official Master of Science</strong>, of one year with full time dedication (60 ECTS), focused on management and business topics, internationally oriented and organized by three of the most renowned Spanish University departments on these topics (click here for a short presentation). [+]
This is a two-year master's degree with120 ECTS credits, in line with the guidelines of the Bologna Declaration. In the programme, students acquire a solid grounding in Economics, with the accent placed on rigorous analytic thinking and advanced quantitative and computational methods. [+]
The program Master in Economic-Financial Management is designed for participants to acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities that enable them to effectively manage the financial management of the company, it including accounting, management skills, strategic management and corporate finance. [+]
ESERP Business School offers programs that allow even more flexibility than the Master in class. Designed for students with highly variable work schedules or who must travel frequently, distance education presents [+]
ESERP Business School offers programs that allow even more flexibility than the Master in class. Designed for students with highly variable work schedules or who must travel frequently, distance education presents the study and evaluation entirely online and can be accessed at any time and place to the virtual platform, with the option to attend a maximum of 60% of attending classroom, between October and June, at the branch of ESERP of your choice. The educational content of Masters blended learning is adapted to the requirements of the European Higher Education Area, offering 60 credits, thus ensuring a constant effort to improve management skills and optimal development of attitudes such as initiative, teamwork or critical capacity. The Masters of ESERP put special emphasis on skills development, always based on updated knowledge that allow students to practice applying the most innovative techniques and tools strategically. To achieve this we rely on a compound Faculty by specialized professionals in the classroom introducing the real problems of the current business organization, providing the student online tracking. For the integration of students in the business world and in the process of decision-making, applying a dynamic education system and active, used as a teaching tool, among others, the case method and simulation.... [-]
Objectives: The attainment of the student of the advanced training necessary, along with the development of the specific skills, so that, on completing the course successfully, they have the [+]
Master in Research in Economics and Business
Objectives: The attainment of the student of the advanced training necessary, along with the development of the specific skills, so that, on completing the course successfully, they have the skills of a researcher that will enable them to undertake investigative work in economic sciences and in the management and running of organisations, individually and independently, and to begin Doctorate studies.
The Masters qualification comprises 60 ECTS credits distributed in an academic year. Of the total number of credits, 6 correspond to mandatory material covered to which are added 24 credits of an optional nature to be chosen methodologies, connected subjects, practical work in a company, and 30 credits for the mandatory Final Masters Project. Teaching will be semi-classroom based, with the support of technologies that facilitate distance learning by the students.The masters will be given in Spanish, except for some optional subjects that will be given in English.From the start of the Masters, the student will have a director of the Masters Final Project assigned to them, who will also work as their course tutor, advising them on the choice of optional material.... [-]