Department of Economics and Business
The Department of Economics and Business is dynamic and expanding, well established as a leading department in the region, with faculty members from top American and European universities. The department offers innovative, mission-relevant and research-led business, economics, finance, and management education in its MA (in Economics, Economic Policy and Global Economic Relations), MSc (in Business Analytics, Finance and Technology Management) and PhD programs (in Economics and Business Administration).
In our MA and Economics PhD programs rigorous coursework includes core economic theory (microeconomics and macroeconomics) and econometrics, as well as study of many applied fields, including labor economics, health economics and economics of education, industrial organization, international economics, law and economics, corporate governance, among others.
In our MSc and Business PhD programs, quantitative professionals learn critical leadership and business skills, while business leaders learn to integrate key technology trends and issues in their strategic thinking. Our objective is to put business leaders and quantitative professionals in the same classroom so that they can inspire and learn from one another. Our vision also recognizes the growing social significance of management professionals.