The purpose of this programme is to prepare students for the future work in academia, government agencies, private companies, and centers for economic analysis. Graduates of the applied economics track are trained to analyze and forecast consequences of decisions in business and public policy. Research track provides thorough knowledge of economic theory and methods to carry out advanced theoretical and empirical research and prepares students for the future academic career.
You need to complete credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at https://www.hse.ru/en/ma/economicpolicy/
The applicant’s backgrounds and level of knowledge of math and economics, finance and other relevant sciences vary. In order to help those who lack advanced preparation, together with the program directors and teaching faculty we prepared a list of courses that are free and you can take them online in any part of the world. If you had all the courses listed below, just skip this section.