Economics and Business

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MSc in Economics and Business
Full Time (1 year)

Economics and Business

The practice of Economics involves the efficient allocation of resources, the effective organisation of businesses and markets and the development of effective government policy in order to facilitate greater prosperity. With an MSc in Economics & Business, you will be able to evaluate problems from an economic perspective as well as to assess strategic issues within companies. You will be able to conduct sound analyses and convert them into policy recommendations and strategies.   Our specialisations focus on one of the main sub-disciplines within the field of Economics, varying from broad programme units to specialised expert knowledge

9 Master's specialisations:

  • Behavioural Economics
  • Economics of Management and Organisation
  • Entrepreneurship and Strategy Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Health Economics
  • International Economics
  • Marketing
  • Policy Economics
  • Urban, Port and Transport Economics

What our students say

'A big advantage of Erasmus School of Economics is that all professors have a great research background and are therefore able to teach on a high level about the latest developments in their field of expertise.
Rotterdam is a real time laboratory; the city offers a great variety of attractive companies, from fast growing start-ups to leading multinationals.
This strong combination between theory and the business world makes studying at Erasmus School of Economics a great choice!".'

Arian Oosthoek