Concentration in Financial Economics
Students may declare a formal concentration in Financial Economics if they wish to elect their courses according to the requirements below. Such a concentration would be noted on the student’s transcript.
All courses for the Concentration are available both on-site and on-line, except Behavioral Economics and Finance, Monetary Economics, and Topics in Macroeconomics and Finance, which are currently available only on-site.
|Courses for MS in Applied Economics, Concentration in Financial Economics|
|Required Courses||Choose Five
[Financial Economics + four other courses]
|Four Core Courses + Macroeconometrics||Financial Economics Electives [choose three to five]||Complementary Macro and Quantitative Electives [choose up to two]|
|Financial Economics [Required for the Concentration]
|Financial Markets & Financial Intermediation
|Microeconometrics [Cross-Section and Panel]
|Economics of Investments and Financial Management
|Macroeconometrics [Time-Series Analysis]
|Behavioral Economics and Finance
|Finance & the Macroeconomy
|Economics of Derivatives
|Topics in Macroeconomics and Finance
|International Finance [Open Economy Macro]
|Economics of the Labor Market
State-specific Information for Online Programs
Note: Students should be aware of state-specific information for online programs. For more information, please contact an admissions representative.