Explore the impact of globalization on European economies. Critically examine and apply theories of international trade, capital, and finance to contemporary case studies.
IS THIS PROGRAM FOR YOU?
- Discover how traditional economic models are challenged by today’s turbulent economic realities
- Visit local institutions such as think tanks, consulting firms, banks, and labor unions on Field Studies, where you meet with professional economists and gain an understanding of the vast range of careers you can pursue
- Travel with DIS faculty on course-integrated Study Tours that give you first-hand insight into the larger economic, political, and cultural landscapes of Denmark, the European Union, and neighboring countries
It’s a good fit if you study:
Globalization and European Economies
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits
- International Relations
You explore globalization and its impact on trade, capital, culture, and politics around the world. A particular focus is on European economies and challenges faced by the EU and its neighbors. You gain a deeper knowledge of theories within the field, and go on to apply and challenge economic thinking through discussions, Field Studies, and Study Tours.
Week-Long Study Tour (Preference of): London, or Brussels-Paris, or Moscow-St. Petersburg
Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen
Prerequisites: One course each in macro- and microeconomics, and one course either in intermediate or advanced macroeconomics, all at university level.
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SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS AVAILABLE!
Global Economics students are invited to apply for the Jacob Buksti Memorial Scholarship. This merit-based award honors a beloved former DIS faculty member, Jacob Buksti, who passed away in 2016. Jacob built a strong legacy in modern Danish politics and made a deep impact on the hundreds of DIS students he taught from 2003 to 2016. Find more information here