Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ECON7030 - Economics Research Project

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Pablo Guillen Alvarez
Phone: +61 2 9036 9188
Email: pablo.guillen@sydney.edu.au

Description

This unit represents a culminating academic experience for students in the MEc by bringing together their knowledge in Economic theory and methodology to analyse an economic problem of their choice. This unit involves the writing and completion of a 6,000 word report. The emphasis is on students acquiring skills in identifying an economic problem, undertaking the required analysis using appropriate tools and disseminating the results.

Assessments

6,000 word research project (100%)

Classes

regular workshop meetings throughout semester to assist with project management

Prerequisites

ECON6001 or ECON6002 or ECON6003 or ECMT6002

Prohibitions

ECON7010
ECON7020

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