Master Program in Competition and Market Regulation

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

Program Description

Master Program in Competition and Market Regulation

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

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.

Skills acquired in this master program

  • Train in Economic theory, especially in the areas of microeconomics, industrial economics, information economics, game theory and strategic behavior
  • Master the fundamentals of competition law and its sources
  • Understand theory and models of regulation and in particular the basic regulatory framework of the main industrial sectors
  • Present cases in public, developing specific skills for discussion and arguments from different points of view
  • Write technical reports based on the combination of real data analysis, analysis of relevant economic literature and its own criteria
  • Formalize theory (using game theory or economic theory models) discussions on competition policy.

Who will benefit from this program

  • Graduates in Economics or Business with a strong interest in microeconomics
  • Graduates in Engineering who need a solid basis in economics and the functions of markets and organizations in a variety of industries
  • Junior consultants seeking in-depth training in competition and market regulation policies
  • Researchers at antitrust authorities looking for advanced techniques and tools
  • Aspiring PhD students looking for a rigorous economic master program

Who hires graduates of this program

  • International economic consultancies
  • Competition authorities
  • Research Institutes
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 14, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 1, 2017
Duration
Duration
9 months
Full time
Price
Price
16,000 EUR
Information
Deadline
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Early Application before January 15 is recommended
Locations
Spain - Barcelona
Start date: Sept. 1, 2017
Application deadline Request Info
Early Application before January 15 is recommended
End date July 31, 2018
Dates
Sept. 1, 2017
Spain - Barcelona
Application deadline Request Info
Early Application before January 15 is recommended
End date July 31, 2018