Study programme of the Master of Economic Policy

The credits (ECTS) are a good indication of how much time you will spend on each course unit. One credit correlates with 25 to 30 hours of studying, following classes and taking exams.

2021-2022

Model Path

Common part

Applied econometrics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2128TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Research Methodology
Lecturer(s):
Applied welfare economics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2130TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Lecturer(s):
Macroeconomics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2129TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Lecturer(s):
Research methods in economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2113TEWECP
Semester:
1E/2E SEM
Sequentiality:
The student have obtained a crdit for the following course or has to include this course in his/her study programme
'Applied econometrics'
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
continuous assessment
Study domain:
Economic Sciences

Master's thesis

Master's thesis

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2101TEWMEP
Semester:
2E SEM
Sequentiality:
Enrollment for the master thesis (or parts of it) is not possible if you are also enrolled in a bachelor or preparatory programme. In case of Exception, contact your faculty.
ECTS-credits:
15 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
420
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
continuous assessment

1 Module (21 ECTS-credits) to choose from:

'Macroeconomic policy and financial markets' and 'Public policy'.
Students can replace 1 or more courses from the chosen module by 1 or more English courses at the faculty BE with permission of the Board of Admission. This is limited to 6 ECTS-credits.

Module 1: Macroeconomic policy and financial markets

Financial econometrics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2125TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Research Methodology
Lecturer(s):
Financial intermediation and regulation

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2126TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Finance
Monetary economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2108TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
  • - NNB
Public finance

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2109TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):

Module 2: Public policy

Economic Analysis of Inequality

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2300FSWMAI
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Sociology
Lecturer(s):
Health economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2123TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Industrial organisation

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2131TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Labour economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2107TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
34
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Socio-economic policy

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2132TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):

2020-2021

Model Path

Common Part

Compulsory: 24 ECTS-credits

Applied econometrics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2128TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Research Methodology
Lecturer(s):
Applied welfare economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2130TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Lecturer(s):
Graduate seminar in economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2113TEWECP
Semester:
1E/2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
continuous assessment
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Macroeconomics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2129TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Lecturer(s):

Master's Thesis

Compulsory: 15 ECTS- credits

Master's thesis

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2101TEWMEP
Semester:
2E SEM
Sequentiality:
Enrollment for the master thesis (or parts of it) is not possible if you are also enrolled in a bachelor or preparatory programme. In case of Exception, contact your faculty.
ECTS-credits:
15 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
420
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
continuous assessment

1 Module (21 ECTS-credits) to choose from:

'International Economics and Finance' and 'Economics of Public Policy Issues'.
Students can replace 1 or more courses from the chosen module by 1 or more English courses at the faculty BE with permission of the Board of Admission. This is limited to 6 ECTS-credits.

Module 1: International Economics and Finance

Financial econometrics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2125TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Research Methodology
Lecturer(s):
Financial intermediation and regulation

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2126TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Finance
Monetary economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2108TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Public finance

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2109TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):

Module 2: Economics of Public Policy Issues

Economic Analysis of Inequality

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2300FSWMAI
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Sociology
Lecturer(s):
Health economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2123TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Industrial organisation

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2131TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Labour economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2107TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
34
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
  • Nick Deschacht
Transport, mobility and the environment

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2124TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):

2019-2020

Model Path

Common Part

Compulsory: 24 ECTS-credits

Applied Econometrics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2128TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Research Methodology
Lecturer(s):
Applied Welfare Economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2130TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Lecturer(s):
Graduate Seminar in Economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2113TEWECP
Semester:
1E/2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
continuous assessment
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Macroeconomics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2129TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Sciences
Lecturer(s):

Master Thesis

Compulsory: 15 ECTS- credits

Master Thesis

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2101TEWMEP
Semester:
2E SEM
Sequentiality:
Enrollment for the master thesis (or parts of it) is not possible if you are also enrolled in a bachelor or preparatory programme. In case of Exception, contact your faculty.
ECTS-credits:
15 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
420
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
continuous assessment

1 Module (21 ECTS-credits) to choose from:

'International Economics and Finance' and 'Economics of Public Policy Issues'.
Students can replace 1 or more courses from the chosen module by 1 or more English courses at the faculty BE with permission of the Board of Admission. This is limited to 6 ECTS-credits.

Module 1: International Economics and Finance

Financial Econometrics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2125TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Research Methodology
Lecturer(s):
Financial Intermediation and Regulation

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2126TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Finance
Monetary Economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2108TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Public Finance

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2109TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):

Module 2: Economics of Public Policy Issues

Economic Analysis of Inequality

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2300FSWMAI
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Sociology
Lecturer(s):
Health Economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2123TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Industrial Organisation

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2131TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
Labour Economics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2107TEWECP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
34
ECTS-credits:
6 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 1st semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
  • Nick Deschacht
Transport, Mobility and the Environment

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2124TEWECP
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
30
ECTS-credits:
3 ECTS-credits
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Exam Period:
exam in the 2nd semester
Study domain:
Economic Policy
Lecturer(s):
  • Inge Mayeres