Masters Programs in Microeconomics

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A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.

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Microeconomics of Competitiveness

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

A country’s prosperity depends on its competitiveness which is based on its productivity in producing goods and services. Agents such as consumers, firms, counties and public sector agencies play an important part in creating value and supporting their economic development as well as that of their country, region or county. [+]

Masters in Microeconomics. A country’s prosperity depends on its competitiveness which is based on its productivity in producing goods and services. Agents such as consumers, firms, counties and public sector agencies play an important part in creating value and supporting their economic development as well as that of their country, region or county. To achieve competitiveness public officers must learn how to allocate scarce resources among the various options. The allocation of resources is determined by interactions in markets. While good macroeconomic policies, stable legal and political institutions, and improving social conditions create the potential for competitiveness, wealth is actually created at the microeconomic level. This course explores the determinants of competitiveness and successful economic development viewed from a bottom-up, micro-level perspective. It is designed to enable public managers both in central government and county government to hone a unique set of skills that will help them play a catalytic role in enhancing county and public sector competitiveness towards sustained economic growth. Learning Objectives Primary purpose of the course is to analyze the factors that enhance competitiveness within public sectors using microeconomic thinking, concepts and tools. It will provide microeconomics tools that could be used to gain competitive advantage in public policy. This will enable counties to take the lead in economic development and to fully utilize areas of competitive advantage compared to other counties. Program Delivery This course provides an intensive, five-day introduction to microeconomics of competitiveness analysis theory and practice. The program heavily employs the case methodology as... [-]

Master In Microfinance And Social Development

CIFF Centro Internacional de Formación Financiera
Online & Campus Combined Part time 9 months November 2017 Spain Madrid

The Master in Microfinance and Social Development is designed for professionals working in banking, microcredit and social development programs. In the Masters participants learn and practice the tools and techniques that institutions [+]

The Master in Microfinance and Social Development is designed for professionals working in banking, microcredit and social development programs. In the Masters participants learn and practice the tools and techniques used by microfinance institutions to provide financial services to the poor and promote social development in disadvantaged communities and groups. The Master is jointly organized with the University of Alcalá and has the support of Cajasol Foundation. We aim to contribute to the joint effort by the progressive profitable and responsible people who do not have access to formal financial banking system. The main asset of the Master are the players and the relationships established between them. Learning through collaborative techniques and the generation of shared knowledge are the skills upon which more work and develop the program. The online mode most of the program allows it compatible with your work. We hope you choose to join our Master in Microfinance and Social Development to personally welcome you my CIFF in Madrid and to share with you this exciting experience. Dr. Daniel Sotelsek Microfinance Director at Salem Master CIFF-University of Alcalá GOALS The overall objective of the Master in Microfinance and Social Development focuses on enhancing the skills of the professionals involved in microfinance projects, belonging (or not) to financial institutions. In the next edition we will focus the operation of savings and credit cooperatives (COAC) and international programs that promote financial literacy. The specific objectives are: - To know the strategies, credit policies and financial management techniques used in... [-]