Economics Research Dissertation B (ECON7020)


This is the second of two capstone units in the MEcAnalysis. This unit involves the writing and completion of a 12,000 word dissertation, the proposal for which was developed in Economics Research Dissertation A. The emphasis is on students acquiring skills in implementing a research proposal and disseminating the results while under the guidance of a specialist supervisor.

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Further unit of study information


Regular individual consultation with academic supervisor


12,000wd research dissertation (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

ECON6001 and ECON6002 and ECON6003 and ECMT6002 and ECON7010



Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.