Programme Economic Policy 2018-2019

Coordinator: Dr. Loek Groot


Semester 1 Semester 2
Period 1 Period 2 Period 3 Period 4

Empirical Economics (5 ec)

Labour Market Policies and the Future of Work (5 ec)

2 electives (5 ec) of the list*, but at least one of the following courses:

Policy Analysis (2.5 ec)

Sustainable Growth and Inequality (5 ec)

Policy Competition in an International World (5 ec)

Professional skills (2.5 ec)

Public Economics and Policy (5 ec)

Research Project (5 ec)

                                Thesis (15 ec)       

* Electives period 3:

Please note that not all course combinations are possible (you can only combine courses when they are scheduled in different time slots). In addition, for some courses specific pre-knowledge is essential.

For more information about the courses, see the Course Catalogue of Utrecht University. If you have any questions concerning the program you can send them to