ECTS - Master’s Program in Applied Economics (without Thesis)

1 To compare main microeconomic theories, approaches and make a critical evaluation of each
2 To compare main macroeconomic theories, approaches and make a critical evaluation of each
3 To apply mathematical modeling
4 To employ statistical and econometric tools in analyzing an economic phenomena
5 To analyze the main economic indicators and comment on them
6 To acquire theoretical knowledge through literature survey and derive empirically confirmable hypothesis
7 To make a research design and carry it out within predetermined time frames
8 To be able to develop new approaches for complex problems in applied economics and/or apply statistical/econometric tools to new areas/problems
9 To formulate and present policy recommendations based on academic research
10 To combine economic knowledge with other disciplines in order to solve problems requiring scientific expertise
11 To use information technology effectively
12 To continue learning and undertake advanced research independently