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Study Plan Double Degree 2021-2022

The Double Degree program in Development Economics is four semesters in length during which 120 Credits are required according to the following regulations.

Participants with home university Florence, Master thesis according to the regulations of the University of Göttingen.

1. Participants have to spend the first two semesters of the first year (academic year: September-July/August) at the University of Florence. During the first two semesters at the University of Florence students have to pass courses in the scope of 60 Credits according to the following regulations:

a. Mandatory courses (27 C):

B016433

Development Microeconomics

9 C

B016434

Development Macroeconomics

9 C

B016441

Statistical Inference

9 C

 

b. Mandatory course in Quantitative Economics (6 C)

Choose one of the following courses:

B016458

Mathematical Methods for Economic Analysis

6 C

B020849

Measurement and Causes of Poverty

6 C

 

c. Mandatory course in Selected Topics (6 C)

 Choose one of the following courses:

B020853

Labour Economics and Gender

6 C

B016505

Agriculture Development and Poverty

6 C

B016512

Environment and Development

6 C

B016456

Microeconometrics

6 C

B016470

Local and Industrial Development

6 C

d. Mandatory course in Law (6 C)

Choose one of the following courses:

B020836

Economic Law

6 C

B020837

International law

6 C

 

e. Mandatory course in Management and Business Studies (12 C)

Choose one of the following courses:

B019219

Firms’ financing, bank management and sustainable finance

 

Corporate governance, bank management and sustainable finance

Corporate Governance, Firms’ Financing and Financial  Markets

12 C

 

f. Mandatory seminar (3 C)

XXX

Joint-Seminar Florence - Göttingen

3 C

 

2. Participants spend the third and fourth semester at the University of Göttingen academic year: October – July/August). During this period participants have to pass 60 Credits according to the regulations of the Master program in Development Economics of the University of Göttingen scheduled in the paragraphs below. 60 C will be recognized for the Master program in Economics and Development within the framework of the Double Degree program by the University of Florence.

a. Mandatory Course in Development Economics (6 C)

M.SIA.E11

Socioeconomics of Rural Development and Food Security

6 C

 

b. Mandatory courses in selected topics (12 C)

Choose one of the following courses from two different tables:

M.WIWI-VWL.0122

Behavioural Development Economics

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0086

Macroeconomics of Open Economies

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0155

International Trade and the Labour Market

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0117

Growth, Resources, and the Environment

6 C

 

 

Advanced Development Economics

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0144

Migration Economics: Replication course   

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0083

Economic reform and social justice in India  

6 C

 

Quasi-Experiments in Development Economics

6 C

 

International Development Policy

6 C

 

Evaluation of Rural Development Policies and Projects

6 C

 

M.WIWI-VWL.0096

Essential of Global Health

6 C

 

c.  Mandatory courses in International Economics (6 C)

Choose one of the following courses:

M.WIWI-VWL.0040

Empirical Trade Issues

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0092

International Trade

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0095

International Political Economy

6 C

M.SIA.E.19

Market Integration and Price Transmission I

6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0162

Firms in International Trade

6 C

 

d. Mandatory Seminar (6 C)

Choose one of the following modules:

M.WIWI-VWL.0025

Seminar Development Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0024

Seminar on the Economic Situation of Latin America in the 21st Century: 'Challenges of Economic Development in Latin America'   

M.WIWI-VWL.0035

Seminar: Economic Effects of Regional Integration, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0046

Seminar: Topics in European and Global Trade, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0055

Seminar: Globalization and Development, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0061

Seminar: Methods of Policy Evaluation: Case Studies, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0063

Seminar: Sustainable Development, Trade and Environment,6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0065

Seminar: Economics of Crime, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0105

Seminar: Controversies in Development Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0122

Seminar: Behavioral Development Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0131

Seminar: Business Cycles in Developing Countries, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.xxx

Seminar: Empirical Applications of Game Theory, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0132

Seminar: New Development in International Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-QMW.0024

Seminar: Financial Liberalization, Financial Development and Economic Growth, 6 C

M.WiWi-VWL.0167

Seminar: Topics in International Trade, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0123

Seminar: Recent Topics in Macroeconomics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.xxxx

Seminar: Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0161

Seminar: Empirical Development Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0025

Seminar: Development Economics IV, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0132 

New Developments in International Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0063   

Sustainable Development, Trade and Environment, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0123   

Recent Topics in Macroeconomics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0137

Seminar: Games in Economic Development, 6 C  

M.WIWI-VWL.0029

Seminar in Operations Research, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0143

Seminar: Mind, Society and Development, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0023

Seminar on the Economic Situation of Latin America in the 21st century: Trade related and Macroeconomic Issues for Latin American Policy Making, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0130

Seminar Gender Differences in Labor Economics, 6 C

M.WIWI-VWL.0046

Seminar in European and Global Trade, 6 C

M.SIA.E20

Agricultural Policy Seminar, 6 C

 

The Political Economy of Social Protection

 

Seminar: China's Economic and Political Development

 

e. Master Thesis (30 Credits)

The Master Thesis will be written in the fourth semester according to the regulations of the University of Göttingen. The Master Thesis will be recognized for the Master program in Economics

 

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