- Module code: EC9C5
- Module name: Topics in Labour Economics
- Department: Economics
- Credit: 12
Module content and teaching
The module aims to develop the skills and knowledge of advanced labour economics necessary for a career as an academic economist and in all areas where advanced research skills in labour economics are required. Specifically, it aims to teach the students to understand, appreciate, and ultimately contribute to, frontier research. It is intended to be comparable to modules taught in the best research universities in the USA and elsewhere in Europe.
Principal learning outcomes
Have a good overview and a thorough understanding of topics in advanced labour economics. Develop a critical knowledge of recent research in some key areas of advanced labour economics. Enable students to pursue their own research agenda in the field.
Timetabled teaching activities
30 Support and Feedback classes.
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|12 CATS (Module code: EC9C5-12)|
|A (Assessed work only)||Assignment 1||50%|
This module is available on the following courses:
- in Economics (Master of Research plus PhD) (L1PL) - Year 2