Master’s degree in Economic and Financial Sciences – University of Palermo
Department: ECONOMICS, BUSINESS AND STATISTICAL SCIENCES
Teaching language of the course: English
The objective is to train economists, capable of describing and explaining economic phenomena at system as well as at market level, with a focus on understanding the interactions between economics and finance. This professional figure will be able to operate as a middle manager both in the private and public sectors. Master’s graduates will be able to use the tools of financial analysis and the specific knowledge of public policy and applied economics issues, with particular reference to the phenomena related to economic and regional development.
The course aims at providing students with the analytical and quantitative tools needed for modern economic analysis and, at the same time, the indispensable knowledge of the institutional issues influencing and driving markets dynamics. In this sense, graduates in Economic and Financial analysis will be able to examine individual decision-making processes, interpret and forecast economic and financial changes at the micro and macro levels.