Economic Analysis and Policy

Master's degree

General presentation of the program:

This Master's degree federates all of our competences in economics. The approach mainly consists in economic analysis in order to enlighten policies. Teaching methods insists on a strict theory (either quantitative or conceptual). The application context tends to favour Europe, knowing that the targeted public is international. Through three specialities, this Master covers the following fields: problematic of innovation, development and economic growth; macroeconomic analysis in closed or open economy, analysis of economic and public policies, particularly in the European Union; problematic of employment, integration and social cohesion. The techniques implemented are economic modelling (micro and macro), econometrics and statistics, experimental economics, simulation methods, text analysis.

Research team or laboratory for students in research master:

  • Bureau d’Economie Théorique et Appliquée (BETA) UMR CNRS 7522, Strasbourg et Nancy (France)
  • Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung GmbH (ZEW), Manheim (Germany)
  • University of Konstanz (Germany)
  • University of Karlsruhe (Germany)
  • Institute for Fiscal Studies, London (United-Kingdom)
  • University of Bocconi, Milan, (Italy)
  • Georgia Tech University (USA)


Note: First and second semester of the three specialties are shared (except one subject to choose according to the specialty of the second semester).