Would you like to become an economic expert in topics such as financial decision-making by firms, fiscal or monetary policy of governments, or trade and international business? Then this is the programme for you.
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The three-year Economics and Business Economics Bachelor's degree is entirely in English. You will learn how business experts and policy makers attempt to stimulate both corporate and economic activity. The programme will give you the theoretical tools and analytical skills needed to address complex issues.
During the first year - the foundation year - all students take the same course units. In year two, you will either specialise in Business Economics, Economics or International Economics and Business.
* Business Economics focuses on decision-making within an organisation from an economic point of view.
* In Economics, you learn to develop models with which to obtain an understanding of economic phenomena.
* International Economics and Business focuses on the economics of globalisation and its impact om firms’ strategies and government policies.
After finishing the Bachelor's degree, you can continue as a master student at the University of Groningen.